The legislation approves the use of campaign contributions for childcare expenses related to activities related to the purpose of either campaign for or holding the office. These are expenses that would not otherwise incur.
The New Jersey Fair Play Act, allowing college athletes to receive financial compensation for the use of their name, image or likeness, is now law in the Garden State.
Gov. Phil Murphy and the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education are awarding $150 million in federal CARES Act funds to eligible higher education institutions.
Juneteenth could become a state holiday under legislation introduced by State Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3) and State Sen. Sandra Cunningham (D-31)
A new bill introduced by would reduce criminal penalties for cannabis and hashish-related offenses across the Garden State.
A day of protests over the death of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer were held across the nation, including New Jersey.
The new COVID-19 related laws include authorizing the sale and delivery of alcoholic beverages by the holders of certain retail consumption licenses; provide relief for students enrolled in various state higher education financial aid programs and two bills dealing with medical issues.