The New Jersey Law Revision Commission will meet on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. in the Commission offices on the 7th Floor, 153 Halsey Street, Newark, New Jersey.
1. Alternative Procedure for Dispute Resolution Act (APDRA) -- Consideration of a Revised Draft Tentative Report containing proposed language to address an ambiguity in N.J.S. 2A:33-13(a) identified by the Court in Citizens United Reciprocal Exch. V. N. NJ Orthopedic Specialists, 445 N.J. Super. 371 (App. Div. 2016) with modifications based upon comments from the Commission meeting held May 18, 2017.WORD || PDF
2. Title 44 – The Poor Law -- Consideration of a Memorandum regarding financial responsibility for relatives (including a 50-state survey) and outlining options for the Poor Law revision.WORD || PDF
3. New Jersey Franchise Practices Act (NJFPA) -- Consideration of a Memorandum discussing the provisions governing arbitration clauses under the NJFPA (N.J.S. 56:10–1 to -15), in light of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Kindred Nursing, L.P. v. Clark, 581 U.S. ____ (2017).WORD || PDF
4. Subpoena v. Subpena -- Consideration of a Memorandum requesting authorization to conduct research and outreach to determine whether it would be beneficial to have a uniform spelling of the word “subpoena” throughout the New Jersey statutes.WORD || PDF
Please note: Next Commission Meeting tentatively scheduled for July 20, 2017.
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