30th Legislature(2017-2018)

Bill History/Action for Legislature

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  • Bill HB 151
  • Current Status TRANSMITTED TO (S)
  • Status Date 05/17/2017
  • Bill Version CSHB 151(FIN)
  • Short Title DHSS;CINA; FOSTER CARE; CHILD PROTECTION
  • Sponsor(S) REPRESENTATIVES GARA, Spohnholz, Drummond, Parish, Fansler, Tuck, Grenn, Ortiz

  • Title "An Act relating to the duties of the Department of Health and Social Services; relating to training and workload standards for employees of the Department of Health and Social Services and providing immunity from damages related to those standards; relating to foster care home licensing; relating to civil and criminal history background checks for foster care licensing and payments; relating to placement of a child in need of aid; relating to the rights and responsibilities of foster parents; requiring the Department of Health and Social Services to provide information to a child or person released from the department's custody; and providing for an effective date."
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Full Text of HB 151 Intro/ Offered Passed
Version Amended Name PDF Date House Senate
HB0151A HB 151 pdf
HB0151B CSHB 151(HSS) pdf
HB0151C CSHB 151(FIN) pdf

Fiscal Action Summary

HB 151 Published
Fiscal Note Preparer Date Chamber Fiscal Impact Cmte Report Approp Bill
pdf Fiscal Note 1 Administration H N HHSS, HFIN
pdf Fiscal Note 2 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 3 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 4 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 5 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 6 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 7 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 8 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HHSS
pdf Fiscal Note 9 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HFIN
pdf Fiscal Note 10 Health & Social Services - Dept. H Y HFIN

Bill Amendments Summary

  • Bill : HB 151

Amendments that are adopted are incorporated into the next version of the bill.

Action Journal
Amendment Chamber Action Date Page

House and Senate Minutes/Recordings

  • Bill : HB 151
Meeting Date Start Time Title
5/15/2017 1:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE Meeting Info
4/13/2017 1:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE Meeting Info
4/12/2017 1:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE Meeting Info
3/23/2017 3:00 PM HOUSE HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES Meeting Info
3/21/2017 3:00 PM HOUSE HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES Meeting Info
3/16/2017 3:00 PM HOUSE HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES Meeting Info

Documents for Bill HB 151 30th Legislature

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Document Name Date/Time Subjects
HB 151 Operating Budget Amendment Explanation.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Brief Explanation (bullet points) Version E.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 - Amendments 5.15.17.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sponsor Statement version E.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Explanation of Changes 5.12.17 version N to E.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Letters of Support 5.13.17.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 CS version E 4.14.17.pdf HFIN 5/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sponsor Statement version I.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sectional Analysis version N (no change from vers R).pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sectional Analysis Version I 4.10.17.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Explanation of Changes 4.10.17 version N to I.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 15. Casey Family Programs Testimony.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 14. Letters of Support.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 13. Youth Guide from FFCA.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 12. Youth Essay.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 11. Supporting Article.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 10. Relevant Statistics.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 9. DHSS Memo NJ Standard and Workforce.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 8. DHSS Memo OOH Growth.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 7. Creating a Permanence Driven Organization - Anu (Excerpt).pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 6. Why the Workforce Matters.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 5. NJ DCF Workforce Report (Excerpt).pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 4. Applying the Science of Child Development in Child Welfare Systems (Excerpt).pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 3. Children Waiting to be Adopted 2014.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 2. High Caseloads How Do They Impact Health and Human Services 3.1.17.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 1. OCS Office by Office Caseloads.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sponsor Statement version N.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Brief Explanation of Changes.pdf HFIN 4/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
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HB 151 Sponsor Statement ver R 3.9.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document - Additional Letters 3.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FCBR 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-CST 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-CSM 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DOA-OPA 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-SAG 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FP 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FLSW 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FCSN 03.22.17.pdf HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 vers. U Sponsor Statement 3.1.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document-Letters of Support 3.15.2017.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 11. Supporting Article.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 10. Relevant Statistics.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 9. DHSS Memo NJ Standard and Workforce.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 8. DHSS Memo OOH Growth.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 7. Creating a Permanence Driven Organization - Anu (Excerpt).pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 6. Why the Workforce Matters.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 5. NJ DCF Workforce Report (Excerpt).pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 4. Applying the Science of Child Development in Child Welfare Systems (Excerpt).pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 3. Children Waiting to be Adopted 2014.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 2. High Caseloads How Do They Impact Health and Human Services 3.1.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document 1. OCS Office by Office Caseloads 3.1.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Supporting Document - Casey Family Programs Letter 3.15.2017.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Sectional Analysis ver R 3.15.2017.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-SAG 03.10.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FLSW 03.10.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-FCBR 03.10.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Draft Proposed Blank CS ver R 3.7.2017.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-CST 03.10.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Fiscal Note DHSS-CSM 03.10.17.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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HB 151 Explanation of Changes ver R 3.15.2017.pdf HHSS 3/16/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/21/2017 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/23/2017 3:00:00 PM
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Jrn Date Jrn Page Text
371 (H) READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
371 (H) HSS, FIN
Text (H) HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES at 03:00 PM CAPITOL 106
Text (H) Heard & Held -- Delayed to 10 min. After Recess --
Min (H) Minutes (HHSS)
Text (H) HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES at 03:00 PM CAPITOL 106
Text (H) Heard & Held
Min (H) Minutes (HHSS)
Text (H) HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES at 03:00 PM CAPITOL 106
Text (H) Moved CSHB 151(HSS) Out of Committee
725 (H) HSS RPT CS(HSS) NT 3DP 1DNP 1NR 2AM
725 (H) DP: TARR, EDGMON, SPOHNHOLZ
725 (H) DNP: EASTMAN
725 (H) NR: KITO
725 (H) AM: JOHNSTON, SULLIVAN-LEONARD
726 (H) FN1: ZERO(ADM)
726 (H) FN2: INDETERMINATE(DHS)
726 (H) FN3: (DHS)
726 (H) FN4: (DHS)
726 (H) FN5: (DHS)
726 (H) FN6: (DHS)
726 (H) FN7: (DHS)
726 (H) FN8: (DHS)
Text (H) HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES at 03:00 PM CAPITOL 106
Text (H) <Bill Hearing Canceled>
Text (H) FINANCE at 01:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE 519
Text (H) Heard & Held -- Delayed to 30 Minutes Following Session --
Text (H) FINANCE at 01:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE 519
Text (H) Heard & Held -- Recessed to a Call of the Chair --
1143 (H) COSPONSOR(S): SPOHNHOLZ, DRUMMOND, PARISH, FANSLER, TUCK, GRENN, ORTIZ
Text (H) FINANCE at 01:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE 519
Text (H) Moved CSHB 151(FIN) Out of Committee
1439 (H) FIN RPT CS(FIN) NT 4DP 1NR 4AM
1439 (H) DP: ORTIZ, GARA, SEATON, FOSTER
1439 (H) NR: GUTTENBERG
1439 (H) AM: TILTON, THOMPSON, KAWASAKI, WILSON
1440 (H) FN1: ZERO(ADM)
1440 (H) FN9: (DHS)
1440 (H) FN10: (DHS)
1444 (H) RULES TO CALENDAR 5/16/2017
1444 (H) READ THE SECOND TIME
1445 (H) FIN CS ADOPTED UC
1445 (H) ADVANCED TO THIRD READING 5/17 CALENDAR
1477 (H) READ THE THIRD TIME CSHB 151(FIN)
1478 (H) PASSED Y23 N17
1478 (H) EFFECTIVE DATE(S) ADOPTED Y38 N1 A1
1495 (H) TRANSMITTED TO (S)
1495 (H) VERSION: CSHB 151(FIN)
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