Christie Signs Five Bills


Governor Chris Christie announced action that has been taken on the following legislation:




S-854/A-1341 (Vitale, Greenstein/Quijano, Sumter, Pinkin, Wimberly) –  Requires that certain health care facilities be generator ready; allows health care facilities to qualify for NJEDA loans for cost of generators


S-2234/A-3397 (Thompson, Van Drew/Giblin, Clifton, O’Donnell) – Abolishes Landscape Irrigation Contractors Examining Board in the Department of Environmental Protection and transfers regulation of landscape irrigation contractors to Department of Community Affairs


S-2784/A-3856 (Van Drew, Whelan/Andrzejczak, Johnson) – Provides partial exemption and maximum sales and use tax imposition amount for sales and uses of boats and vessels; establishes grace period for use tax imposition on certain boats and vessels used by resident purchasers


A-3393/S-2167 (Spencer, Pintor Marin, Caputo, Tucker/Rice, Ruiz) –  Permits Newark to use rental car tax proceeds over three-year period to help reduce its “cash deficit for preceding year” appropriation and operational deficit


A-3421/S-2220 (Dancer, Mukheriji/Singer) – Revises the “Self-Funded Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangement Regulation Act”

Christie Signs Five Bills