Bills That I am Sponsoring

Details for each bill can be found on my NJ Legislature page.

A441 Establishes solar power incentive program.
A501 Establishes certain requirements for use of physical restraint on students with disabilities in school districts and approved private schools for students with disabilities.
A614 Establishes NJ STEM Entrepreneur Fellowship Program in DOLWD.
A1034 Requires Commissioner of Community Affairs to compile and annually update list of all unfunded State and federal mandates on municipalities and counties.
A1199 Permits a victim or witness of any age to testify by closed circuit television under certain circumstances in prosecutions for domestic violence, sexual assault, and certain other crimes.*
A1668 Establishes New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partnerships.
A1757 Requires public institutions of higher education to waive or reimburse application fees and transcript fees for veterans and members of the military.
A1899 Allows tax credits for development of qualified wind energy facilities in certain portfield sites.
A2088 Requires Commissioner of DCA to promulgate rules and regulations providing for veterans' affordable housing assistance preference.
A2203 Establishes requirements for provision of energy from Class I renewable energy sources.
A2204 Authorizes virtual net metering for certain electric public utility customers who are connected to certain hydropower facilities.
A2297 Requires health insurance coverage for contraceptives to include prescriptions for 12 months.
A2374 Requires Attorney General to establish Statewide gun buyback program.
A2394 Establishes public-private alternative fueling station pilot program and requires DOT to conduct study.
A2417 Requires large food waste generators to separate and recycle food waste and amends definition of "Class I renewable energy."
A2443 Prohibits firearm possession by persons convicted of certain offenses.*
A2445 Creates Office of Clean Energy in BPU.
A2462 Extends post-military service protection against mortgage foreclosure.
A2509 Revises procedure for issuance of amended birth certificate for person who has undergone change in sex.
A2547 Permits small businesses to qualify for loans from NJEDA for costs of energy audit and making energy efficiency or conservation improvements.
A2565 Allows NJ STARS and NJ STARS II scholarship recipients to maintain program eligibility in the event that medical condition or recent death of parent or spouse prevents enrollment as full-time student.
A2665 Extends health benefits coverage of a newborn infant.
A2674 Establishes "Blue Alert System."*
A2761 Directs Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to forgive certain student loans in the event of student borrower's death or total and permanent disability and grant deferment for temporary total disability.*
A2844 Amends Fiscal Year 2016 budget to provide one-half of certain environmental damage amounts recovered are appropriated for costs of remediation, restoration, and clean up.
A2950 "Combat to College Act"; grants priority course registration to military service members and veterans attending public institutions of higher education.
A2951 Requires public institutions of higher education to grant academic credit to certain veterans.
A2961 Concerns victim's right to rape care advocate under certain circumstances.
A3003 Concerns NJ Transit's treatment of people with guide or service dogs; establishes Access Link Customer Service Group.
A3098 Modifies education requirement for licensure by the NJ State Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling.
A3549 Exempts hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicles from certain labeling requirements.
A3591 "New Voter Empowerment Act"; permits 17 year olds to vote in primary election if they turn 18 years old before next succeeding general election.
A3615 Upgrades assault on victims who are elderly or disabled.
A3631 Permits holding companies of eligible New Jersey emerging technology companies to receive investments under "New Jersey Angel Investor Tax Credit Act."
A3669 Provides gross income tax deduction for certain home elevation expenses.
A3783 Allows county and municipal police departments to establish designated safe areas for Internet purchase transactions; establishes public awareness campaign.
A3784 Establishes central registry of residents with special needs for use during emergencies.
A3819 Concerns unemployment compensation and labor disputes.
A3824 Establishes Office of Ombudsman for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and their Families.
A3825 Establishes Clean Energy Technology Center and Alternative and Clean Energy Investment Trust Fund for purposes of creating clean energy-related employment opportunities; allocates revenues from societal benefits charge to support its activities.
A3883 Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certain sums to make loans for environmental infrastructure projects for FY2017.
A3901 Establishes Hunterdon-Somerset Flood Advisory Task Force.
A3910 Establishes procedures for pharmacists to seek approval to dispense alternative product in place of prescribed epinephrine auto-injector device.
A3947 Clarifies applicability of statutory presumption concerning alimony payor's retirement and alimony termination.
A3980 Requires issues related to prescription opioids to be included in continuing education courses for certain health care professionals.
A3982 Requires all prescriptions be transmitted electronically, subject to certain exceptions.
A4033 Establishes program in EDA providing tax credits and exemptions to certain qualified data centers.
A4050 Directs Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to forgive certain student loans in the event of student borrower death or total and permanent disability and grant deferment for temporary total disability.
A4060 Requires MVC to offer driver's license knowledge test in certain languages.
A4177 Requires certain schools to maintain supply of opioid antidotes and permits emergency administration of opioid antidote by school nurse or trained employee.
A4225 Requires DOH to establish comprehensive searchable website concerning educational programs and resources available to special education students.
A4327 Amends list of environmental infrastructure projects approved for long-term funding for FY 2017 to include new projects and revise allowable loan amounts.
ACR25 Determines that Fish and Game Council's adopted rule to allow use of enclosed foothold traps is inconsistent with plain language and legislative intent of 1984 law banning animal traps of steel-jaw leghold type.
ACR199 Urges FDA to expedite approval of additional epinephrine auto-injector device products.
AJR86 Honors 100th anniversary of NJ Nursery and Landscape Association.
AJR87 Recognizes 100th anniversary of Farm Credit East Program.
AJR116 Designates last full week in June each year as "Home and Community Garden Gleaning Week."
AR82 Urges Congress to pass "Community Broadband Act."
AR155 Condemns bigotry and hatred.
AR157 Urges State Board of Medical Examiners to adopt CDC guideline for prescribing opioids for chronic pain.
AR182 Commemorates 100th anniversary of founding of Planned Parenthood.
AR183 Urges Congress and President to enact legislation to ensure students have access to debt-free higher education at public colleges and universities.
S166 Establishes Hunterdon-Somerset Flood Advisory Task Force.
S743 Directs Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to forgive certain student loans in the event of student borrower's death or total and permanent disability and grant deferment for temporary total disibility.*
S855 Requires Commissioner of DCA to promulgate rules and regulations providing for veterans' affordable housing assistance preference.
S1379 Concerns NJ Transit's treatment of people with guide or service dogs; establishes Access Link Customer Service Group.
S2098 Exempts hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicles from certain labeling requirements.
S2160 Concerns unemployment compensation and labor disputes.