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Gary S Schaer

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 36
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2009
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Gary S Schaer represents Assembly District 36 in the New Jersey Assembly, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 860 bills.

2006 152292.5
2008 292006.5
2010 582510.43
2012 634373.8

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

  • District Office:

    1 Howe Avenue, Suite 302
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    Phone: 973-249-3665



News and Blog Coverage

Resolution Condemning Global Anti-Semitism Advanced by Assembly Panel

(TRENTON) – Legislation Assemblywoman Pamela Rosen Lampitt, Assembly Majority Leader Louis Greenwald and Assemblymen Vince Mazzeo, Gary Schaer, Joseph Lagana, and Tim Eustace sponsored condemning global acts of Anti-Semitism and calling for expansion of Holocaust education programs to combat prejudice was advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel.

Bills to Make SNAP Application Process More Efficient & Speed Up Delivery of Benefits Advances

(TRENTON) – Two Assembly approved bills sponsored by Assembly Democrats Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Gary Schaer, Gabriela Mosquera, Nancy Pinkin, Elian Pintor Marin, Carmelo Garcia and Cleopatra Tucker to prevent delays and ensure that residents in need who apply for food benefits receive them in a timely manner were advanced Monday ...

Eustace, Schaer & Mazzeo Bill to Help Generate Savings for Municipal & County Governments Clears Assembly Panel

(TRENTON) – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Tim Eustace, Gary Schaer and Vincent Mazzeo that would allow New Jersey counties and municipalities to save money by eliminating the statutory requirement that health officers and environmental health specialists receive the maximum salary within five years on the job was released Monday ...

Prieto, Dems, seek to extend financial aid access to undocumented students

TRENTON - Assembly Democrats today proposed new legislation that would extend financial aid access to undocumented students in the state seeking to go to college. Under the new bill, which represents renewed efforts by advocates and legislators to bring about greater tuition equality for children of undocumented immigrants, students eligible ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • A 4139

    Provides three-year protection against foreclosure to owners of real property damaged during "Superstorm Sandy," which made landfall on October 29, 2012.

  • A 4158

    Establishes Division of Minority and Women Business Development and State Chief Disparity Officer to monitor efforts to promote participation by minority-owned and women-owned businesses in State contracting.

  • A 4135

    Makes changes to procedures used by medical examiners for autopsies or dissections performed over religious objections.

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  • A 4073

    Requires installation of carbon monoxide detectors in certain structures; designated as "Korman and Park's Law."

  • A 4070

    Limits authority of court to order one or both parents to pay post-high school education expenses on behalf of a child if both parents agree that they will not pay such expenses.

  • A 4029

    Permits service of parking tickets by mail.

Recent Votes

A 3153


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7290.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
A 4190


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 6378.0
•••No: 78.0
•••Other: 1012.0
A 4043


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7492.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 67.0
AJR 77


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7290.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
S 2082


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7290.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
S 1349


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 7188.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 810.0
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