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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 729 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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  • AR 242

    Opposes proposed $225 million settlement in lawsuit brought by NJ against ExxonMobil for natural resource damages at Bayway and Bayonne oil refinery sites and certain other sites in NJ.

  • A 4385

    "Responsible Dog Ownership Act."

  • A 4349

    "HOPE Initiative Act;" requires establishment of public awareness campaign to educate citizens about dangers and causes of, and appropriate responses to, heroin and opiod addiction.

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  • A 4343

    Requires county and municipal police departments to establish cultural diversity training course and plan.

  • A 4354

    Requires employees of private entity with access to student information under contract with DOE, school districts, or charter schools to undergo criminal background check.

  • A 4357

    Establishes Small Business Unit and Small Business Task Force within Business Action Center in Department of State.

Recent Votes

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A 3614

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7290.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
A 807

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6075.0
•••No: 810.0
•••Other: 1215.0
A 960

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4556.0
•••No: 2328.0
•••Other: 1215.0
A 4144

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5265.0
•••No: 1620.0
•••Other: 1215.0
A 3554

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7188.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 911.0
S 2578

3RDG FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6783.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 1215.0
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Sources

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