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Bill:

S521

Sponsors:

2020:A1741; 2018:A3860; 2018:S3740

Summary:

Requires restaurants to provide healthy beverages with meals designated for children.

Related:

2020:A1741; 2018:A3860; 2018:S3740

History:

01/14/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee. 10/08/2020 – Combined with S-529 (SCS).

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S2986

Sponsors:

2020:A4731

Summary:

Allocates all revenue from hotel and motel occupancy fee for arts, historical heritage, and tourism purposes.

Related:

2020:A4731

History:

10/08/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A4589

Sponsors:

2020:S2597

Summary:

Extends time period during which seasonal retail consumption license holders may sell alcoholic beverages following COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:S2597

History:

08/25/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Oversight, Reform and Federal Relations Committee. 10/08/2020 – Reported out of committee, referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee. 10/26/2020 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly. Scheduled: 10/29/2020 – Assembly, 1:00p Voting Session.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A4792

Sponsors:

Summary:

Appropriates $30 million to EDA from federal "Coronavirus Relief Fund" to assist certain live entertainment venues.

History:

10/08/2020 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A4180

Sponsors:

Summary:

Revises DEP's regulation of certain seasonal structures including cabanas under CAFRA.

History:

06/01/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee. 10/08/2020 – Reported out of committee, referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A1091

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.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

S2597

Sponsors:

2020:A4589

Summary:

Extends time period during which seasonal retail consumption license holders may sell alcoholic beverages following COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:A4589

History:

06/22/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee. 09/21/2020 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate. Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A4731

Summary:

Allocates all revenue from hotel and motel occupancy fee for arts, historical heritage, and tourism purposes.

History:

09/21/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Tourism and Gaming Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A4691

Sponsors:

2020:S2914

Summary:

Appropriates $10 million to EDA to assist certain nonprofit arts and cultural organizations negatively impacted by COVID-19 pandemic.

Related:

2020:S2914

History:

09/21/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Tourism and Gaming Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG

Bill:

A4658

Sponsors:

2020:S2896

Summary:

Requires refunds for payments made to venues for events canceled due to coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic and caps additional venue charges at no more than rate of inflation for rescheduled events.

Related:

2020:S2896

History:

09/17/2020 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Consumer Affairs.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

S2504

Sponsors:

2020:A4375

Summary:

Excludes unemployment benefits paid during coronavirus pandemic state of emergency from calculation of employer unemployment contributions and payments in lieu of contributions.

Related:

2020:A4375

History:

06/04/2020 – Introduced and referred to Senate Labor Committee. 08/10/2020 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate. Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Position:

Monitor

Bill:

A4541

Sponsors:

2020:S1878; 2018:S1237; 2016:A2936; 2016:S1517; 2014:A2133; 2014:S1639; 2012:A343; 2012:S1795; 2010:A1062; 2010:S423; 2008:A806; 2008:S236; 2006:A2067; 2006:S1089

Summary:

Eliminates smoking ban exemption for casinos and simulcasting facilities.

Related:

2020:S1878; 2018:S1237; 2016:A2936; 2016:S1517; 2014:A2133; 2014:S1639; 2012:A343; 2012:S1795; 2010:A1062; 2010:S423; 2008:A806; 2008:S236; 2006:A2067; 2006:S1089

History:

08/10/2020 – Proposed for introduction.

Position:

Monitor

Priority:

FLAG