TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senators Joseph F. Vitale and Nicholas P. Scutari which would eliminate the statute of limitations for victims of sexual abuse to sue their abusers, and would allow for the revival of cases which were dismissed because the state of limitations had lapsed, was approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week by a vote of 9-0.
TRENTON – New Jersey Department of Transportation Commissioner James Simpson today announced the completion and opening of the new ramp directly linking the Garden State Parkway southbound with I-78 eastbound.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate has given final approval to legislation authored by Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) that will guarantee all fur products, regardless of cost, will be accurately labeled with the species of animal used, the manufacturer, the country of origin, and other information.
TRENTON – Legislation to help emergency medical technicians get back to work sooner was unanimously approved this week by the Senate Law and Public Safety Committee.
TRENTON — The Assembly Regulatory and Oversight Committee unanimously approved a measure sponsored by state Sen. Raymond Lesniak (D-Elizabeth) that would allow Internet gambling – including online poker – in New Jersey.
WESTFIELD – On Thursday, Assembly Conference Leader Jon Bramnick and his colleagues on the Consumer Affairs Committee unanimously passed the Anti- Phishing Act, which aims to protect millions of New Jerseyans from identity theft on the internet.
STATE — The Children First Foundation unveiled a new “Choose Life” license plate that was recently approved by the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.
TRENTON – With just 12 days left in the legislative session, Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic legislators have reached an agreement on arbitration reform, a key component of the governor’s “tool kit” for local property tax relief.
TRENTON — The Assembly Regulatory and Oversight Committee will meet today to consider a package of bills that aims to enhance and modernize the state’s gaming and horse racing industries.
NEW BRUNWICK – While 50 percent of New Jersey residents surveyed in a Rutgers-Eagleton poll said that they would support “any airport security measure,” they don’t all seem to mean it.