Bills Signed Into Law by Governor Chris Christie

Trenton, NJ - On Thursday, May 6, 2010, Governor Chris Christie signed into law:          

  • S-589/A-1952 (Beach, Haines/Conners, Conaway, Tucker, Chivukula) - Requires DMVA, through State veterans service offices, to provide surviving beneficiary of deceased service member with comprehensive benefits packet
  • S-812/A-1756 (Vitale, Baroni/Watson Coleman, Biondi) - Concerns dispensation by an optometrist or ophthalmologist to a patient of drugs delivered to the eye through a contact lens
  • S-826/A-1894 (Codey, Beck/Cryan, Casagrande, Angelini, Rible) w/Statement - Requires certain conditions be met in order for school districts to provide their employees with tuition assistance for coursework or additional compensation upon acquisition of academic credits or completion of a degree program
  • S-828/A-1893 (Whelan/Cryan, Quijano) - Extends time period for renewal of lapsed alcoholic beverage retail licenses
  • S-895/A-2420 (Gill, Sarlo/Diegnan, Barnes, Coughlin, Watson Coleman, Lampitt) - Eliminates 10 day advance notification of proposed effective date of certain shareholder action
  • S-922/A-1847 (Kean, Turner/Chiusano, Rudder, McKeon) - Appropriates $17.45 million in 1992 and 2003 bond act monies for loans to fund dam restoration projects and $1.371 million in 1992 bond act monies to fund State dam restoration projects 
  • S-936/A-2297 (Cardinale, Sarlo/Prieto, Moriarty, Chivukula) - Requires consumer complaints to licensing boards of regulated professions to be resolved within 120 days

On Wednesday, May 5, 2010, Governor Chris Christie signed into law:

  • A-602/SCS for S-80 (Peterson, McKeon/B. Smith, Bateman, Gordon, Beck, Beach) - Authorizes any municipality outside Highlands Region to establish receiving zones for Highlands transfer of development rights program
  • A-1943/S-1629 (Conners, Tucker/Beach, Norcross) - Allows DMVA to fundraise for handicap accessible vehicle purchase

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