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Bill:

S3792

Sponsors:

2020:A5706

Summary:

Appropriates $20 million from General Fund to EDA to support food and beverage establishments impacted by COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:A5706

History:

05/13/2021 – Introduced, 1st reading w/o committee reference, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted by A-5706.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S3715

Sponsors:

2020:A5804

Summary:

Modifies certain definitions related to transient accommodation taxes and fees.

Related:

2020:A5804

History:

05/06/2021 – Introduced and referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. 05/20/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Passed in Senate 24-11.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S3115 Sca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:A4804

Summary:

Modifies process for obtaining working certificates for minors.

Related:

2020:A4804

History:

11/05/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Labor Committee. 02/11/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted by A-4804 (1R).

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S1454 Sca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:A4870; 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:A4870; 2018:A632; 2018:S919; 2016:A965; 2016:S232; 2014:A4810; 2014:S3130

History:

02/13/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee. 10/19/2020 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Passed in Senate 38-0.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S2056 Sca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:A1091; 2018:A2130; 2018:S1909; 2016:A1103; 2014:A3871

Summary:

Requires Division of Travel and Tourism to advertise and promote tours of breweries in the State.

Related:

2020:A1091; 2018:A2130; 2018:S1909; 2016:A1103; 2014:A3871

History:

03/16/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 03/22/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted by A-1091 (2R).

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A5706

Sponsors:

2020:S3792

Summary:

Appropriates $20 million from General Fund to EDA to support food and beverage establishments impacted by COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:S3792

History:

05/12/2021 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee. 05/18/2021 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. 05/20/2021 – Passed in Assembly 74-0-0. 06/01/2021 – Received in Senate w/o committee reference, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted for S-3792. Passed in Senate and sent to Governor 38-0

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A4804 Sca (1R)

Sponsors:

2020:S3115

Summary:

Modifies process for obtaining working certificates for minors.

Related:

2020:S3115

History:

10/08/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Commerce and Economic Development. 10/22/2020 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. 10/29/2020 – Passed in Assembly 72-0-0. 11/05/2020 – Received in Senate and referred to Senate Labor Committee. 02/11/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted for S-3115 (1R). Passed in Senate 37-0. Received in Assembly, 2nd reading in Assembly to concur with Senate amendments. Passed in Assembly and sent to Governor 72-0-0.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A1091 AaSca (2R)

Sponsors:

2020:S2056; 2018:A2130; 2018:S1909; 2016:A1103; 2014:A3871

Summary:

Requires Division of Travel and Tourism to advertise and promote tours of breweries in the State.

Related:

2020:S2056; 2018:A2130; 2018:S1909; 2016:A1103; 2014:A3871

History:

01/14/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Oversight, Reform and Federal Relations Committee. 10/08/2020 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. 10/29/2020 – Amended on Assembly floor, 2nd reading in Assembly (Johnson). 11/16/2020 – Passed in Assembly 74-0-0. 11/19/2020 – Received in Senate and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee. 03/22/2021 – Reported out of committee with committee amendments, 2nd reading in Senate. 06/03/2021 – Substituted for S-2056 (1R). Passed in Senate 38-0. Received in Assembly, 2nd reading in Assembly to concur with Senate amendments. Passed in Assembly and sent to Governor 72-0-0.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

SJR104

Sponsors:

2020:AJR199

Summary:

Establishes "Commission to Review Impact of COVID-19 on Small Businesses."

Related:

2020:AJR199

History:

01/14/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S3371

Sponsors:

Summary:

Allows certain winery licensees to also hold plenary retail consumption licenses and operate restaurants; excludes land used for sale of alcohol under plenary retail consumption license from farmland tax assessment.

History:

01/14/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S3374

Sponsors:

2020:A5133

Summary:

Establishes requirements for restaurants to operate during public health emergency declared in response to coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.

Related:

2020:A5133

History:

01/14/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S3365

Sponsors:

2020:A5136

Summary:

Concerns restaurant safety during coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.

Related:

2020:A5136

History:

01/14/2021 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG