TRENTON – During a visit to Henry J. Austin Health Center in Trenton, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd today announced $8.1 million in grants to hospitals, health centers, community organizations and public health agencies providing medical and support services to those living with HIV/AIDS.
TRENTON – The Assembly approved legislation 69-10 that would require automated teller machines to allow customers to withdraw up to $200 per transaction.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) today announced on Twitter that he will be hosting his first Twitter Town Hall to discuss the state of oil and gas prices, what he’s doing to help ease pain at the pump and energy policy.
TRENTON – Legislation that would invalidate any contract that requires customers to waive their right to file a consumer fraud complaint was approved 79-0 by the full Assembly on Thursday.
NEWARK — Health and Senior Services Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd today visited the NJ Cancer Education and Early Detection (NJCEED) Program at Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark to highlight the availability of free cancer screenings for low-income residents who are uninsured or underinsured.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie today unveiled the $1 million Governor’s Urban Scholarship Program, first announced in the Fiscal Year 2013 Budget address, that aims to help provide students in New Jersey’s inner cities and urban communities the opportunity and resources they need to pursue higher educational opportunities.
STATE — The Department of Health and Senior Services today released New Jersey’s 2011 Hospital Performance Report which demonstrates that hospital quality continues to improve in the state. The report, which includes four new measures, also identifies opportunities for hospitals to enhance their performance.
TRENTON – A Bergen County man pleaded guilty today to acting as a broker in a conspiracy involving a former clerk in the Lodi Motor Vehicle Agency to illegally sell New Jersey digital driver’s licenses to unauthorized persons, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
TRENTON –Legislation to promote electric vehicle usage by providing corporation business tax credit and gross income tax credits for buying and installing electric vehicle charging stations was recently approved by the Assembly.
WEST TRENTON–New Jersey residents will now be able to receive critical information from the New Jersey State Police (NJSP) and the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management (NJOEM) on their cell phones and PDA’s with the use of a free, web-based service.