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Honrada LUPE en Resolución Ceremonial

Trenton – Una resolución presentada por la Senadora Nellie Pou, la Senadora M. Teresa Ruiz y la Senadora Nilsa Cruz-Pérez,…

COMPROMISE PLAN TO BOOST OVERSIGHT OF PUBLIC-WORKER HEALTH BENEFITS

Lilo H. Stainton | March 18, 2019 | Appointment of independent monitor would allow for ongoing, regular auditing of billions that state…

Editorial: Stephen Sweeney is trying to keep the sky from falling

By Burlington County Times Editorial Board | March 13, 2019 |   Senate President Stephen Sweeney has taken on the…

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BILL LEGALIZING ADULT USE MARIJUANA ADVANCES

TRENTON – Legislation that would legalize adult use marijuana in New Jersey gained the approval of a Senate committee today. Sponsored by Senator Nicholas Scutari and Senate President Steve Sweeney, the bill, S-2703, would legalize the possession and use of limited amounts of marijuana for adults 21 and older and create an organizational and regulatory system to oversee the operations of the cannabis business.

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CUNNINGHAM, RUIZ BILL TO EXPAND EXPUNGEMENT ELIGIBILITY CLEARS COMMITTEE

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Sandra Bolden Cunningham and Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, which would revise procedures and eligibility for the expungement of criminal records, cleared the Senate Judiciary Committee today.

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VITALE, SCUTARI BILL TO EXPAND THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS CLEARS SENATE

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Joseph F. Vitale and Senator Nicholas P. Scutari, which would expand the statute of limitations in certain civil actions for sexual abuse, cleared the full Senate today.

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