TRENTON – A bill sponsored by state Sen. Joseph F. Vitale that would expand the state’s sterile syringe and needle exchange program to help reduce the prevalence of transmitted bloodborne diseases such as HIV and Hepatitis C through shared intravenous needles was advanced today from the Senate Health, Human Services and Seniors Citizens Committee.
HAMILTON — For the first time in six years, a majority of Garden State residents believe that a statewide law preventing drivers from using hand-held cell phones is making roads safer, according to a survey by AAA Clubs of New Jersey.
TRENTON – An Assembly committee on Thursday advanced legislation that increases the penalty for illegally carrying a firearm in school buildings and grounds.
TRENTON—The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today approved a bipartisan bill intended to boost New Jersey’s horseracing industry by encouraging construction of off track wagering (OTW) facilities.
TRENTON – The Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee on Thursday approved legislation that would crack down on anyone who kills or injures another person while driving and illegally using a cell phone.