It is really simple. Pay attention when behind the wheel. Don’t talk on a cell phone while driving. And, more importantly, don’t text while driving. Don’t use your phone at all while driving. The distraction could be deadly.
NEWARK – 24x7digital LLC, a leading developer of children’s apps, has agreed to stop collecting and transmitting the personal data of children without notifying parents and obtaining parental consent; and to ensure the destruction of all data that was previously collected and transmitted to third parties, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs announced today.
TRENTON – The Assembly approved bipartisan legislation that would decriminalize the possession of 15 grams or less of marijuana by a vote of 44-30-3 on Monday.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Bonnie Watson Coleman, Gordon M. Johnson and Annette Quijano that would phase in statewide mandatory sentencing to New Jersey’s drug court program for nonviolent offenders was approved 79-0 Monday by the Assembly.
TRENTON – The Assembly unanimously approved a teacher tenure reform bill sponsored by state Sen. Teresa Ruiz on Monday, and the state Senate concurred with several amendments to give the pending measure final legislative approval. It now awaits action from Gov. Chris Christie.
TRENTON – In votes that went along straight party lines, the state Legislature passed the Democrats’ $31.74 billion Fiscal Year 2013 budget Monday. The spending plan fully restores the Earned Income Tax Credit to help New Jersey’s working poor that was reduced two years ago, and sets aside money to give residents tax relief if the state’s revenue collection meets Gov. Chris Christie’s ambitious targets during the first five months of the fiscal year.