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BILLS SIGNED INTO LAW: NONE at for this reporting period .BILL INDEX: A-823- Regulates operation of snowmobiles, allterrain vehicles, and dirt bikes, and certain other vehicles and off-road vehicles. Related Bill: S-2055
Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Feb 5, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Gusciora) Feb 5, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Gusciora) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

Meeting Report for June 24th, 2009 http://www.nj.gov/safepassage/ note; new address http://www.njptoa.org/
BILL INDEX: A-2134 Requires causes of driver inattention to be noted in traffic accidents.
Feb 25, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (61-14-1) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

BILL INDEX: A-2943 Permits installation of GPS navigation devices which do not obstruct a motor vehicle operator's vision.
Jun 12, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jun 12, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities May 11, 2009–Rep. with Aca May 11, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

A-2494 Permits hiring of special law enforcement officers to supplement county park police departments during summer.
Mar 10, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (76-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs

A-1263- Affords employment protection to certain
volunteer emergency responders. Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Jun 4, 2009–Reported Jun 4, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly Jun 22, 2009–Recommitted: Assembly Budget Jun 22, 2009–Rep. with Aca: Assembly Budget Jun 22, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly Jun 25, 2009–Posted: Assembly

A-2944 Allows PFRS members to reduce retirement allowance to provide survivor benefit for named beneficiary. Related Bill: S-2021
Jun 12, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jun 12, 2008–Ref.: Assembly State Government

A-3073 "Ricci's Law;" clarifies that use of ignition interlock device is mandatory for all drunk driving offenses and requires installation during license suspension. Related Bill: S-1926 Sep 15, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Sep 15, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Oct 23, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Judiciary Jun 8, 2009–Rep. with Aca Jun 8, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Appropriations A-3117 Provides for establishment of "Highway Construction Zone Safety Program."
Sep 15, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Sep 15, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities May 11, 2009–Posted but held: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities

May 4, 2009–Rep. w/Sca May 4, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.
May 11, 2009–Reported May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Appropriations

A-1251 Regulates sale of certain bicycles with quick
release wheels. Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Consumer Affairs Jun 4, 2009–Rep. with Acs Jun 4, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly Jun 18, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Moriarty) Jun 18, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

A-2598- Authorizes special license plates with proceeds to the families of NJ troops overseas.
May 5, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 5, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs May 11, 2009–Rep. with Aca May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities

A-3160- Grants immunity to certain underage persons for unlawful possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages. Related Bill: S-2748
Sep 22, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (76-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. wo/ref. May 21, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

A-1329 Revises laws concerning pedestrian safety and traffic control; requires drivers to stop and remain stopped for pedestrians under certain conditions. Related Bill: S-2480
Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (76-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation A-1444 Provides for mandatory imprisonment and forfeiture of retirement benefits for public officers or employees convicted of certain crimes. Related Bill: S-686 Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Judiciary Jun 18, 2009–24-hr. notice Rule 10:23 (voice vote)

A-2655 Requires law enforcement agency to inform school principal of certain crimes committed by students. Related Bill: S-1809
May 12, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Sep 25, 2008–Passed Assembly (79-0-0) Oct 2, 2008–Ref.: Senate Education May 21, 2009–Subs. for: S1809 May 21, 2009–Passed Senate (39-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Asm. wo/ref. May 21, 2009–2nd rdg. in Asm. on concur. w/amend.

A-3278 Requires vehicle registration to contain issue date.
Oct 6, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (76-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

A-2736- Revises laws restricting operation of personal watercraft and permits local police enforcement. Related Bill: S-1171
May 19, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 19, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Jan 15, 2009–Rep. with Aca Jan 15, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Conaway) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

A-1718 Requires drivers to make all reasonable efforts to remove ice or snow from vehicle; creates fine. Related Bill: S-520
Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety May 5, 2008–Transferred: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jan 26, 2009–Posted for discussion only: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jan 26, 2009–Rep. with Aca Jan 26, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Prieto) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

A-3292 Establishes new motorcycle safety provisions. Oct 6, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Oct 6, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities May 11, 2009–Posted for discussion only:Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jun 8, 2009–Rep. with Aca Jun 8, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly
Jun 18, 2009–Passed Assembly (49-28-0) Jun 18, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

A-2796 -Requires DEP to designate one site in State park or forest where all-terrain vehicles, dirt bikes, and snowmobiles maybe used. Related Bill: S-1059
May 22, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 22, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Environment and SolidWaste Nov 13, 2008–Rep. with Aca May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Gusciora) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

A-3490 Consolidates various municipalities into the new
municipalities of Seaside Township and Long Beach Island Township. Dec 8, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jun 11, 2009–Withdrawn

A-1954 Expands consumer protections under New
Jersey's motor vehicle "lemon law." Related Bill: S-454 Jan 28, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Jan 28, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Consumer Affairs Jun 5, 2008–Rep. with Aca Jun 5, 2008–2nd reading in Assembly Oct 27, 2008–Subs. by: S454 Jun 18, 2009–Posted but not considered: Assembly

A-2844 Establishes a "Silver Alert System."
Related Bill: S-1844 May 22, 2008–Intr. in Asm. Mar 16, 2009–Passed Assembly (79-0-0) Mar 16, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. Mar 16, 2009–Ref.: Senate Budget and Appropriations Jun 11, 2009–Reported Jun 11, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

A-3545 Exempts agricultural driver's licensees from certain graduate driver law restrictions when operating farm equipment and vehicles.
Related Bill: S-2751 Dec 15, 2008–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (75-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. wo/ref. May 21, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

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BILL INDEX: A-3597- Requires Department of Transportation to conduct an early warning, traffic congestion avoidance pilot program. Related Bill: S-719
Jan 13, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jan 13, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities May 11, 2009–Posted but held: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities

Meeting Report for June 24th, 2009 http://www.nj.gov/safepassage/ note; new address http://www.njptoa.org/
BILL INDEX: A-3937 Removes geographic restrictions on where United
States Park Police are authorized to make arrests for certain crimes and offenses. May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Jun 4, 2009–Reported Jun 4, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

BILL INDEX:
May 22, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Jan 15, 2009–Reported Jan 15, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Conaway) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-1551 Establishes a "Silver Alert System." S-454 Expands consumer protections under New Jersey's
motor vehicle "lemon law." Related Bill: A-1954 Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Jan 8, 2008–Ref.: Senate Commerce Jan 28, 2008–Reported Jan 28, 2008–2nd Rdg. in Sen. Mar 17, 2008–Passed Senate (35-2-0) May 5, 2008–Rec'd by Asm. May 5, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Consumer Affairs Jun 5, 2008–Rep. with Aca Jun 5, 2008–2nd reading in Assembly Oct 27, 2008–Subs. for: A1954 Oct 27, 2008–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Jasey) Oct 27, 2008–2nd reading in Assembly Jun 18, 2009–Passed Assembly (44-30-2) Jun 18, 2009–Rec'd by Sen. Jun 18, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen. to concur with amend. Related Bill: A-277 Apr 7, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Apr 7, 2008–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Jan 26, 2009–Rep. w/Scs Jan 26, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen. Jan 26, 2009–Ref.: Senate Budget and Appropriations Jun 11, 2009–Rep. w/Sca Jun 11, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

A-3634 Makes sundry changes to limousine laws. Related Bill: S-2716 Jan 13, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jan 13, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jun 8, 2009–Rep. with Aca Jun 8, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly
Jun 18, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Wisniewski) Jun 18, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-1809- Requires law enforcement agency to inform school principal of certain crimes committed by students. Related Bill: A-2655
May 15, 2008–Intr. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Subs. by: A2655

A-3690 Consolidates all "doughnut municipalities" and
"doughnut-hole municipalities" within 10 years. Feb 5, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 11, 2009–Withdrawn

A-3694- Permits sheriffs, local police, and county corrections facilities to hire certain laid off officers without utilizing Civil Service lists.
Related Bill: S-2543 Feb 5, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Feb 5, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Mar 12, 2009–Reported Mar 12, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly Jun 18, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Tucker) Jun 18, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-515- Concerns lost or stolen E-Z Pass transponders. Related Bill: A-2427
Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Jun 12, 2008–Passed Senate (38-0-0) Jun 12, 2008–Rec'd by Asm. Jun 12, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities May 11, 2009–Reported May 11, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-2055 Regulates operation of snowmobiles, allterrain vehicles, and dirt bikes, and certain other vehicles and off-road vehicles Related Bill: A-823
Jun 19, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Jun 19, 2008–Ref.: Senate Transportation Nov 24, 2008–Transferred: Senate Environment Mar 16, 2009–Posted but held: Senate Environment May 14, 2009–Rep. w/Scs May 14, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Budget and Appropriations Jun 22, 2009–Reported Jun 22, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

S-520- Requires drivers to make all reasonable efforts to remove ice or snow from vehicle; creates fine. Related Bill: A-1718
Jan 8, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Mar 17, 2008–Passed Senate (35-1-0) May 5, 2008–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jan 26, 2009–Posted for discussion only: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jan 26, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Prieto) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-2304 Provides authorized emergency vehicles protection under lemon law. Related Bill: A-3396
Oct 23, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Oct 23, 2008–Ref.: Senate Commerce May 14, 2009–Posted but held: Senate Commerce

A-3713 - Establishes decal system in place of special license plates. Related Bill: S-2857
Feb 5, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Feb 5, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Feb 26, 2009–Rep. with Aca Feb 26, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly Mar 5, 2009–Asm. amendment (voice) (voice vote)(Wisniewski) Mar 16, 2009–Posted but not considered: Assembly May 21, 2009–Asm. floor subs. (voice vote) May 21, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-2439 Clarifies when penalty points are to be assessed for convictions of driving in an unsafe manner.
Dec 11, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Feb 23, 2009–Sen. amend. (27-0-0) (Bateman) Feb 23, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Passed Senate (37-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Asm. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

S-1059 Requires DEP to designate one site in State park or forest where all-terrain vehicles may be used.
Related Bill: A-2796 Feb 14, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Feb 14, 2008–Ref.: Senate Environment Mar 16, 2009–Posted but held: Senate Environment May 14, 2009–Rep. w/Scs May 14, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

A-3887 Prohibits persons under age 18 from smoking or
carrying alighted tobacco product in an outdoor public place and establishes enforcement actions. May 7, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety Jun 4, 2009–Reported Jun 4, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

S-2479 Increases penalties for failing to yield to pedestrian when pedestrian is seriously injured.
Related Bill: A-1728 Jan 13, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jan 13, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation May 7, 2009–Rep. w/Sca May 7, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

S-1122 Authorizes construction of curb
extensions for pedestrian safety on local roadways without Commissioner of Transportation's approval.
Related Bill: A-2905 Feb 14, 2008–Intr. in Sen. Apr 7, 2008–Passed Senate (36-0-0) May 21, 2009–Subs. for: A2905 May 21, 2009–Passed Assembly (74-0-1)

A-3869 Permits qualified members of State Police
Retirement System to serve until age 60. Mar 12, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Mar 12, 2009–Ref.: Assembly State Government Jun 18, 2009–Withdrawn Jun 19, 2009–Posted: Pension & Health Benefits Review

S-2491 Establishes Task Force on Underage Drinking in Higher Education. Related Bill: A-3974
Jan 13, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Passed Senate (37-0-0) May 21, 2009–Rec'd by Asm. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Higher Education

A-3912 Requires motorists operating vehicles to maintain minimum three foot safety distance when overtaking bicycles. Related Bill: S-2737 May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Jun 8, 2009–Reported Jun 8, 2009–2nd reading in Assembly

May 21, 2009–Passed both houses (Sent to Gov.) S-1171- Revises laws restricting operation of personal watercraft and permits local police enforcement. Related Bill: A-2736
Feb 21, 2008–Intr. in Sen. May 22, 2008–Passed Senate (38-0-0) May 22, 2008–Rec'd by Asm.

S-2651 Requires all wireless telephones and electronic
communication devices issued by public entities to be activated to receive Amber Alerts. Feb 26, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Feb 26, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Jun 15, 2009–Rep. w/Sca Jun 15, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

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BILL INDEX: S-2737 -Requires motorists operating vehicles to maintain minimum three foot safety distance when overtaking bicycles. Related Bill: A-3912
Apr 27, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Apr 27, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation May 7, 2009–Posted but held: Senate Transportation

Meeting Report for June 24th, 2009 http://www.nj.gov/safepassage/ note; new address http://www.njptoa.org/
INTRODUCTIONS:
May 18, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Higher Education

INTRODUCTIONS: A-4078 Requires MVC to provide itemization of motor
vehicle registration and driver's license and permit fees. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities

A-3985 Permits municipalities to enact an ordinance requiring drivers arrested for DUI to be held in custody. Related Bill: S-729
May 21, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4084 Provides enhanced penalties for making a false
report to law enforcement authorities in certain circumstances. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Judiciary

S-2751- Exempts agricultural driver's licensees from certain graduate driver law restrictions when operating farm equipment and vehicles.
Related Bill: A-3545 Apr 27, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Apr 27, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation May 7, 2009–Rep. w/Sca May 7, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

A-4030 Provides immunity to law enforcement officers
who, in good faith, release driver in violation of provisional driver's license law. Related Bill: S-2870 Jun 4, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 4, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4085 Establishes crime of initiating a false "Amber
Alert." Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Judiciary

A-4036 Requires disciplinary actions against police
officers be based exclusively on rules and regulations adopted by the appropriate authority. Related Bill: S-1146 Jun 4, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 4, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

INTRODUCTIONS: A-3887 Prohibits persons under age 18 from smoking or carrying alighted tobacco product in an outdoor public place and establishes enforcement actions.
May 7, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4086 Establishes penalties for employer who allows
unauthorized aliens to operate employer owned motor vehicle. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4037 Clarifies chief of police is responsible for
disciplining subordinates. Related Bill: S-1147 Jun 4, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 4, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public

A-4088 Requires breath or blood sample to be obtained
from driver involved in motor vehicle accident resulting in death or certain bodily injury. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4040 Requires DEP to designate three sites in State A-3912- Requires motorists operating vehicles to maintain minimum three foot safety distance when overtaking bicycles. Related Bill: S-2737
May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities park or forest where snowmobiles, all terrian vehicles, and dirt bikes maybe used; regulates operation of those vehicles and certain other off-road vehicles. Related Bill: S-2867 Jun 4, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 4, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Environment and Solid Waste

A-4091 Permits county, county college, or municipality to
offer additional retirement benefits to certain employees; permits issuance of refunding bonds to fund benefits. Related Bill: S-2960 Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Housing and Local

A-3915- Establishes Task Force on Underage Drinking in Higher Education. Related Bill: S-2491
May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Higher Education

A-3937- Removes geographic restrictions on where United States Park Police are authorized to make arrests for certain crimes and offenses.
May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4055 Penalizes employment of unauthorized aliens; requires verification of citizenship for employment. Jun 8, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 8, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Labor A-4056 Requires a private seller of a used motor vehicle to request identification information from purchaser. Jun 8, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 8, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Consumer Affairs A-4057 Establishes penalties for drivers who have never obtained driver's license. Jun 8, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 8, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law & Public Safety A-4064 Prohibits manual operation of global positioning system device by operator of a motor vehicle while vehicle is in motion. Jun 8, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 8, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities A-4076 Consolidates various municipalities into the new
municipalities of Seaside Township and Long Beach Island Township. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Housing and Local Government

A-4093- Increases penalties for identity theft when victim
Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4098- Directs Attorney General to publicize information
about human trafficking hotlines; mandates law enforcement training on responding to the needs of victims of the crime of human trafficking. Related Bill: S-2890 Jun 18, 2009–Prop. for Asm. intro. Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Judiciary

A-3947-Provides immunity for police officers who are subjects of certain disciplinary and administrative hearings. Related Bill: S-1775
May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4131 Establishes "gun-free" and "weapon free" zones
around certain school and public properties. Related Bill: S-494 Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-3948 Authorizes police officers to waive local disciplinary hearings and appeal to administrative law judge in civil service and Superior Court judge in non-civil service municipalities. Related Bill: S1144 May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-4133 Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to
possess hollow nose ammunition. Related Bill: S-2821 Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

A-3949 Establishes procedures for selecting hearing officers in certain police disciplinary hearings.
Related Bill: S-1140 May 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Law and Public Safety

S-2787 Exempts police from jury duty.
Related Bill: A-884 May 7, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

A-3970- Repeals law allowing PFRS member to retire with PFRS pension and continue to receive salary for current PFRS-covered elective office.
Related Bill: S-2303 May 18, 2009–Intr. in Asm. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Assembly State Government

S-2801- Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun. Related Bill: A-1282
May 7, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety

A-4077 Consolidates all "doughnut municipalities" and
"doughnut-hole municipalities" within 10 years. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Asm. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Assembly Housing and Local Government

S-2810 Requires breath or blood sample to be obtained from driver involved in motor vehicle accident resulting in death or serious bodily injury.
Related Bill: A-3838 May 7, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety & VA

A-3974 Establishes Task Force on Underage Drinking in Higher Education. Related Bill: S-2491
May 11, 2009–Prop. for Asm. intro.

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INTRODUCTIONS: S-2818 Concerns penalties for illegally passing school bus.
May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

Meeting Report for June 24th, 2009 http://www.nj.gov/safepassage/ note; new address http://www.njptoa.org/
INTRODUCTIONS: S-2868- Codifies recommendations of Governor's
Advisory Committee on Police Standards; reconstitutes committee to evaluate existence of racial profiling by local law enforcement agencies. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary Jun 22, 2009–Rep. w/Scs Jun 22, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

INTRODUCTIONS: S-2948 Establishes penalties for employer who allows
unauthorized aliens to operate employer owned motor vehicle. Related Bill: A-4086 Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs

S-2819 Upgrades penalties for assaulting a law enforcement officer.
May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety

S-2949- Requires a private seller of a used motor vehicle
to request identification information from purchaser. Related Bill: A-4056 Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Commerce

S-2870 Provides immunity to law enforcement officers
who, in good faith, release driver in violation of provisional driver's license law. Related Bill: A-4030 Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety & VA

S-2821 Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to possess hollow nose ammunition.
May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs

S-2950- Penalizes employment of unauthorized aliens;
requires verification of citizenship for employment. Related Bill: A-4055 Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Labor

S-2871 Requires the impoundment of certain motor
vehicles with expired inspection stickers. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

S-2823 - Permits employees of construction companies who use personal motor vehicles to display amber warning lights while working at certain construction areas.
May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law& Public Safety & VA

S-2953- Establishes decal system in place of special S-2884 Concerns regulation of paratransit vehicles and
drivers transporting persons in wheelchairs. Jun 11, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 11, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation license plates. Related Bill: A-3713 Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

S-2824- Permits certain urban police training schools that train at least one class of recruits annually to continue operating.
May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Jun 15, 2009–Reported Jun 15, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

S-2966 Provides certain retirees from public police S-2903 Establishes 60 day amnesty period for certain motor vehicle surcharges.
May 21, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation Jun 22, 2009–Reported Jun 22, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen. departments the right to hawk, peddle and vend. Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Senate Commerce

S-2968- Creates local police officer and paid firefighter
emergency registry. Related Bill: A-926 Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Sen. Law, Pub. Saftey & V.A.

S-2827- Provides tort claims immunity to certain State volunteer workers. Related Bill: A-3979
May 7, 2009–Prop. for Sen. intro. May 14, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 14, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

S-2921 Removes geographic restrictions on where United
States Park Police are authorized to make arrests for certain crimes and offenses. Related Bill: A-3937 Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs

S-2969-Enhances certain penalties for driving while
driver's license is suspended. Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Sen. Law, Pub. Saftey & V.A.

S-2832 Authorizes special license plates for county and municipal emergency management volunteers.
Related Bill: A-2351 May 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

S-2937 Requires mandatory jail time for certain driving
while intoxicated convictions with high blood alcohol concentration. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety & VA

S-2979- Increases penalties for identity theft when victim
is a senior citizen or veteran. Related Bill: A-4093 Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Sen. Law, Pub. Saftey & V.A.

S-2981- Increases certain penalties for vehicular S-2834 Increases penalties for luring a child and kidnapping. Related Bill: A-3689
May 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

S-2939 Provides that certain drunk driving offenders who
drive with a suspended driver's license are guilty of a fourth degree crime. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety & VA

homicides involving intoxicated drivers; designated "Josh's and Craig's Law." Jun 22, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 22, 2009–Ref.: Sen. Law, Pub. Saftey & V.A.

S-2835- Restores the death penalty for persons who commit certain murders. Related Bill: A-3674
May 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

S-2940 Increases penalties for loaning motor vehicle to
person with suspended driver's license in certain circumstances. Jun 15, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 15, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law & Public Safety & VA

SCR-145 Establishes commission to study police department maternity policies.
May 4, 2009–Prop. for Sen. intro. May 7, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 7, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety

S-2841 Requires telecommunications companies to
provide caller location information to law enforcement officials in emergency situations. Related Bill: A-4060 May 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Jun 15, 2009–Rep. w/Scs Jun 15, 2009–2nd Rdg. in Sen.

PROPOSED INTRODUCTIONS

S-2945 Establishes crime of initiating a false "Amber
Alert." Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

S-2946 Provides enhanced penalties for making a false
report to law enforcement authorities in certain circumstances. Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Judiciary

S-2848- Expands requirements for special learner's and examination permits. Related Bill: A-3068
May 21, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

S-2947 Establishes penalties for drivers who have never
obtained driver's license. Related Bill: A-4057 Feb 22, 2008–Posted: Sales and Use Tax Review Commission Jun 18, 2009–Intr. in Sen. Jun 18, 2009–Ref.: Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs

http://www.moveoverlaw.com/

S-2857 Establishes decal system in place of special license plates. Related Bill: A-3713
May 21, 2009–Intr. in Sen. May 21, 2009–Ref.: Senate Transportation

NJ DHTS Traffic Safety Bulletin "MOVE OVER LAW"
http://www.nj.gov/oag/hts/images/TSB4Move_Over_Law.pdf

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