New Jersey Legislature

40 Senators
  • 25 Democrats
  • 15 Republicans
80 Assembly Members
  • 53 Democrats
  • 27 Republicans
19 Senate Committees
27 Assembly Committees


Recently Introduced

S 2780

Requires teaching staff members and school board members to annually receive training on trauma-informed education.

  • Introduced Aug 03 2020
  • Sponsored by Greenstein, Linda R.

S 2773

Requires DOE to select three vendors for diagnostic tools to measure certain benchmarks in students; requires school districts to use selected tools; and requires DOE to provide federal funds to districts for procuring these tools.

  • Introduced Aug 03 2020
  • Sponsored by Ruiz, M. Teresa

S 2795

Requires each nursing home to employ patient advocate.

  • Introduced Aug 03 2020
  • Sponsored by Vitale, Joseph F.

S 2794

Provides that municipal prosecutor may use mail or email to engage in discussions and negotiations with defendants concerning plea bargains for certain traffic offenses.

  • Introduced Aug 03 2020
  • Sponsored by Pou, Nellie, Scutari, Nicholas P.
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Recently Passed

S 19

Designates, as State and public holiday, third Friday in June as Juneteenth Day.*

  • Introduced Jun 25 2020
  • Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (35-3) Jul 30 2020
  • Sponsored by Ruiz, M. Teresa, Zwicker, Andrew, Stack, Brian P., and 51 more.

A 299

Allows alcoholic beverages to be consumed outdoors in Atlantic City Tourism District.

  • Introduced Jan 14 2020
  • Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (39-0) Jul 30 2020
  • Sponsored by Spearman, William W., Mazzeo, Vincent, Beach, James, and 3 more.

S 2455

Prohibits lawful presence in United States as qualification for obtaining professional or occupational license.

  • Introduced May 07 2020
  • Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (47-26-0) Jul 30 2020
  • Sponsored by Ruiz, M. Teresa, Johnson, Gordon M., Chiaravalloti, Nicholas, and 5 more.

S 2540

Establishes Co-Curricular Activity Emergency Grant Program to support operations of co-curricular activities at public schools; appropriates $750,000.

  • Introduced Jun 08 2020
  • Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Education Committee Jul 30 2020
  • Sponsored by Weinberg, Loretta, Turner, Shirley K., Greenstein, Linda R., and 3 more.
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Available Sessions

Session Bill Count
2020-2021 Regular Session 7847
2018-2019 Regular Session 11456
2016-2017 Regular Session 9908


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