The New Jersey Law Revision Commission will meet on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. in the Commission offices on the 7th Floor, 153 Halsey Street, Newark, New Jersey.
1. Affidavit of Merit Statute -- Updated information to be presented to the Commission regarding the status of this project proposing revisions to the Affidavit of Merit statute (N.J.S. 2A:53A-26 to -29).
2. Alternative Procedure for Dispute Resolution Act (APDRA) -- Consideration of a 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). WORD || PDF
3. Title 44 - The Poor Law -- Further consideration of updates to the Commission’s older Report recommending the revision of the poor laws, pertaining to administration and financial responsibility provisions.
4. Pre-Trial Intervention Admission and Denial -- Consideration of a Memorandum requesting authorization to conduct additional research and outreach regarding New Jersey’s admission criteria for the pretrial intervention program to determine whether modifying the statute in response to the Court’s decision in State v. Austin, 2016 WL 3004807 (App. Div. 2016) would be appropriate. WORD || PDF
Please note: Next Commission Meeting tentatively scheduled for June 15, 2017.
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