Gov. Phil Murphy said a statewide shutdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus is still “on the table” but believes it can be avoided.
The legislation was named in honor of Daniel Anderl, the son of U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas, who was killed by an individual seeking to harm the judge.
A bipartisan measure designed to limit the Emergency Health and Powers Act would lift restrictions regarding access to public government records.
Gov. Phil Murphy reiterated that in-school instruction is still the main objective for New Jersey officials.
Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-27) is cosponsoring a bill to make certain government records created during the crisis accessible through the existing Open Public Records Act (OPRA).