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Erik Peterson

Republican — Assembly Member — District 23
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2009
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Erik Peterson represents Assembly District 23 in the New Jersey Assembly, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 377 bills.

2010 16577.08
2012 11450.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • District Office:

    178 Center St., Suite 2B
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    Phone: 908-238-0251

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Fight of the Week: Prieto v. Bramnick (or, Christie v. the Assembly)

One stood dressed in formal evening wear , clutching a glass of some nondescript liquor in one hand and bemoaning Gov. Chris Christie’s chokehold on Republicans in the Assembly’s lower house and its ability to stunt bi-partisan legislation. The other was in casual wear , still picking the straw out ...

Dems fail to pry sufficient number from abstemious GOP caucus to pass debt report bill

TRENTON - The Assembly this afternoon could not summon the necessary votes to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of A961, as Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21) prevented Democrats - some of them outraged - from peeling away an adequate number of his caucus members. The bill received 45 votes ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • A 4301

    Upgrades domestic violence-related assault to crime of the fourth degree; upgrades second or subsequent offense to crime of the third degree.

  • A 4255

    Clarifies that electronic public records do not have to be converted to different electronic formats under the State's open public records law.

  • A 4256

    Changes records custodian liability threshold; creates natural disaster exemption.

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  • A 4257

    Clarifies that chief of police or Superintendent of State Police has burden of proving applicant's disqualification for permit to purchase handgun or firearms purchaser identification card.

  • AR 214

    Urges President Obama sign Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act.

  • AR 200

    Recognizes and honors service of law enforcement officers.

Recent Votes

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S 2791

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4353.0
•••No: 3037.0
•••Other: 78.0
S 1521

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6277.0
•••No: 1012.0
•••Other: 810.0
A 2771

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5366.0
•••No: 1721.0
•••Other: 1012.0
A 4165

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7290.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
A 4103

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5568.0
•••No: 1822.0
•••Other: 78.0
A 3019

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7492.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 67.0
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Sources

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