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Bill:

S4172

Sponsors:

2020:A3778; 2018:A1702

Summary:

Expands crime of human trafficking to include individuals who benefit financially.

Related:

2020:A3778; 2018:A1702

History:

11/15/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S3830 Sca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:A5689

Summary:

Makes $25 million in federal funds available to Department of State for travel and tourism advertising and promotion recovery from COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:A5689

History:

06/01/2021 – Introduced and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 11/15/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S3727

Sponsors:

2020:A4706

Summary:

Requires Division of Travel and Tourism establish Black Heritage Trail; establishes NJ Black Cultural Heritage Commission.

Related:

2020:A4706

History:

05/11/2021 – Introduced and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 11/15/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A5689 Aca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:S3830

Summary:

Makes $25 million in federal funds available to Department of State for travel and tourism advertising and promotion for recovery from COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:S3830

History:

05/12/2021 – Introduced and referred to Assembly State and Local Government Committee. 06/16/2021 – Transferred to Assembly Appropriations Committee. Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. 06/21/2021 – Recommitted to Assembly Budget Committee. Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Assembly. 06/24/2021 – Passed in Assembly 71-1-2. 06/28/2021 – Received in Senate and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 11/15/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A4706 Aca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:S3727

Summary:

Requires Division of Travel and Tourism establish Black Heritage Trail; establishes NJ Black Cultural Heritage Commission.

Related:

2020:S3727

History:

09/21/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Tourism and Gaming Committee. 03/08/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee. 06/21/2021 – Transferred to Assembly Budget Committee. Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. 06/24/2021 – Passed in Assembly 73-0-0. 06/28/2021 – Received in Senate and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 11/15/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S4120

Sponsors:

2020:A1103; 2018:A4791; 2018:S3154

Summary:

Makes various changes to law governing limited breweries.

Related:

2020:A1103; 2018:A4791; 2018:S3154

History:

11/08/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S2645

Sponsors:

2020:A3821

Summary:

Establishes "New Jersey Transit ADA Task Force."

Related:

2020:A3821

History:

06/30/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Transportation Committee. 11/08/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S1071

Sponsors:

2020:A639; 2018:A826; 2018:S1614; 2016:A2954; 2016:S311; 2014:A4215; 2014:S2775

Summary:

Increases amount annually credited to Shore Protection Fund to $50 million.

Related:

2020:A639; 2018:A826; 2018:S1614; 2016:A2954; 2016:S311; 2014:A4215; 2014:S2775

History:

01/30/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee. 03/04/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/30/2021 – Passed in Senate 38-0. 11/08/2021 – Received in Assembly and referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A4870

Sponsors:

2020:S1454; 2018:A632; 2018:S919; 2016:A965; 2016:S232; 2014:A4810; 2014:S3130

Summary:

Allows shore municipalities to provide spouse and dependent children of veterans free or reduced cost access to beaches.

Related:

2020:S1454; 2018:A632; 2018:S919; 2016:A965; 2016:S232; 2014:A4810; 2014:S3130

History:

10/22/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee. 11/08/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S3996

Sponsors:

Summary:

Allows temporary corporation business tax and gross income tax credits for businesses that provide hiring bonuses to targeted employees.

History:

06/24/2021 – Introduced and referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S1953 ScsSca (SCS/1R)

Sponsors:

2020:A2374; 2018:A1902; 2018:S1611; 2016:A2080; 2016:S1570; 2014:A2579; 2014:S1510; 2012:A3898; 2012:S2632

Summary:

Directs EDA to establish program for public or private financing of certain renewable energy, water, and storm resiliency projects through use by municipalities of voluntary special assessments for certain property owners.

Related:

2020:A2374; 2018:A1902; 2018:S1611; 2016:A2080; 2016:S1570; 2014:A2579; 2014:S1510; 2012:A3898; 2012:S2632

History:

02/25/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee. 06/15/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee substitute, 2nd reading in Senate. Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. 06/21/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/24/2021 – Substituted by A-2374 (ACS/3R).

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S72 Scs (SCS)

Sponsors:

2018:S670; 2016:S1149; 2014:A1959; 2014:S133; 2012:A933; 2012:S90; 2010:A3063; 2010:S2040

Summary:

Establishes farm brewery and winery-brewery beverage license.

Related:

2018:S670; 2016:S1149; 2014:A1959; 2014:S133; 2012:A933; 2012:S90; 2010:A3063; 2010:S2040

History:

01/14/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee. 06/21/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee substitute, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/24/2021 – Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Position:

Monitor