27 Feb: Rice/James Names Windows Guard Bill For Young Victims

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senators Ronald L. Rice and Sharpe James, to strengthen current window guard laws and provide tenants and their children with increased protection and notification, was unanimously approved by the full Senate today.

Senator Rice said, “This to be named the “Robert E. Dwight, Jr, Raquan Ellis and Zahir Atkins memorial Child-Protection Window Guard Law” in honor of three New Jersey children who tragically died from falling out windows.”