Primary sponsors for the Jessica Lunsford Act included Senators Diane Allen, Tom Kean Jr., and Steve Oroho, and Assemblymembers Nancy Munoz, Mary Pat Angelini, and Allison McHose.
In addition to signing the Jessica Lunsford Act, Assembly Bill 892/Senate Bill 215, Governor Christie took the following additional action on pending legislation today:
A-126/S-361 (McHose, Space, Tucker, DiMaio, Johnson, A.M. Bucco/Oroho, Sarlo) - Provides for voluntary contributions by taxpayers on gross income tax returns for development of Northern New Jersey Veterans Memorial Cemetery
A-347/S-288 (Caputo, Prieto, Tucker, Wimberly, Eustace/Rice, Stack) - Authorizes municipalities to impose penalties on creditors that fail to timely remedy code violations of certain properties in foreclosure
A-869/S-926 (Sumter, Pinkin, Chivukula, Wilson/A.R. Bucco) - Requires Division on Civil Rights and DCA to post information regarding disability accommodation rights for owners and occupants of condominiums, cooperatives, and other common interest communities
A-2456/S-1255 (Prieto, Rible/Whelan) - Exempts certain persons from HVACR licensing requirement; clarifies definition of heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration