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Benjie E. Wimberly

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 35
Available Terms:
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Benjie E. Wimberly represents Assembly District 35 in the New Jersey Assembly, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 711 bills.

2012 50585.0

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

  • District Office:

    191 Market St.
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    Phone: 973-925-7061

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News and Blog Coverage

Bill to Create Alert System for Missing Disabled Persons Continues Advancing

(TRENTON) – Assembly approved legislation Assembly Democrats Pamela Lampitt, Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Daniel Benson, Gabriela Mosquera, L. Grace Spencer and Benjie Wimberly sponsored to create an alert system for missing persons with mental, intellectual or developmental disabilities continues advancing.

Annoying text message ads would be illegal in N.J. under bill passed by Senate

Sponsored by Assemblyman Paul Moriarty (D-4 of Washington Township) Daniel R. Benson (D-14 of Hamilton Square) and Benjie Wimberly (D-35 of Paterson), the legislation bans the sending of any unsolicited advertisement through text messages that didn't come with prior permission of the recipient and encourages them to purchase or rent ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • A 4332

    Permits municipalities and municipal parking authorities to receive tax credits under Economic Redevelopment and Growth Grant program for certain mixed-use parking projects in Garden State Growth Zones and urban transit hubs.

  • A 4311

    Allows PFRS to pay pension to member who resigns and retires from PFRS-covered employment to assume elective office with same employer to eliminate conflict of incompatible positions.

  • A 4277

    Establishes "gun-free" and "weapon free" zones around certain school and public properties.

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  • A 4281

    Amends Fiscal Year 2015 budget to provide one-half of certain environmental damage amounts recovered are appropriated for costs of remediation, restoration, and clean up.

  • A 4304

    Establishes program allowing certain applicants to perform community service in lieu of paying motor vehicle surcharges.

  • A 4287

    Raises age requirement of compulsory school attendance from 16 to 18 years old.

Recent Votes

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S 2791

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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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