27 Feb: Girgenti Bill Removes Jurisdiction Rules For Emergencies

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator John A. Girgenti, to help local emergency service personnel respond to disasters in other communities, was unanimously approved by the full Senate today.

“This measure is another step towards strengthening the protection of New Jersey’s citizens,”said Senator Girgenti, D-Bergen and Passaic. “Emergencies require rapid response, and the closest available departments should be permitted to act immediately.”