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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 356 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



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

  • ACR 186

    Proposes constitutional amendment to increase mandatory retirement age for judges from 70 to 75.

  • A 3706

    Increases statutory mandatory retirement age for Superior Court and Tax Court judges from 70 to 75.

  • A 3705

    Increases mandatory retirement age for Administrative Law Judges, Workers' Compensation Judges and county prosecutors from 70 to 75.

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  • A 3598

    Provides discounted hunting and trapping license, permit, and stamp fees for senior citizens.

  • AR 152

    Commemorates 225th anniversary of United States Coast Guard.

  • A 3587

    Provides that retired justices and judges collecting pension or retirement allowance are eligible for recall duties until 85 years of age.

Recent Votes

A 3715

Reported out of Assembly committee with amendments

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 975.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 325.0
A 3159

Reported favorably out of committee

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 787.0
•••No: 112.0
•••Other: 00.0
A 3506

Reported favorably out of committee

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
A 3720

Reported out of Assembly committee with amendments

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1083.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 216.0
A 3684

Reported favorably out of committee

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 562.0
•••No: 225.0
•••Other: 112.0
A 2807


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4860.0
•••No: 2126.0
•••Other: 1113.0
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