legislation

New Jersey Outlaws Coffee In The Car?
No coffee in your car? there is legislation being introduced in Trenton that would outlaw your morning coffee, because it's too much of a distraction while driving! Bill # A-1908 would make it a crime to use electronic devices, eat and drink (Non-Alcoholic) while driving...
Jersey Shore Could Soon Have To Pay To Bag Groceries!
It's a one-two punch for the environment ~Jeff Tittel, director of the New Jersey Sierra Club
Under a bill recently passed by a New Jersey Assembly committee  ... residents will have to pay five cents for every plastic or paper bag used to take groceries home...
Should New Jersey Legalize Marijuana? [POLL]
I don't believe that legalizing an illegal drug for purposes of governmental profit is something that we should be doing. I believe that this is a gateway drug into other more serious drugs, I think it sends a wrong message to our kids and I don't think it makes anybody a better or more productive p…
Legislation Could Change Workers’ Comp Rules
State lawmakers are considering legislation that would prevent people who get hurt on the job because they are drunk from receiving Workers' Compensation.
Assemblyman Brian Rumpf (R-9) is co-sponsoring Assembly Bill A-779, which he says could potentially save taxpayer money by preventing such cl…
Massive Bill Package Aimed at Heroin Epidemic
Lawmakers and law enforcement are joining forces to combat New Jersey's ongoing epidemic of heroin and opiate abuse.
At a roundtable discussion at the Ocean County Health Department last week, State Senator Bob Singer (R-30) said the 21-bill package being presented to state lawmakers is a big jo…
New Domestic Violence Bills Under Consideration
New Jersey lawmakers are considering a 5-bill package designed to protect the rights of domestic violence victims.
Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande (R-Monmouth) sits on the Women and Children Committee, which crafted the legislation...