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Lawmakers send college campus sexual assault commission bill to Murphy

“A staggering 11.2 percent of graduate and undergraduate students experience rape or sexual assault through physical force, violence, according to the Rape Abuse Incest National Network,” Assemblywoman Annette Quijano, a sponsor of the legislation, said in a statement. “We need to do more to reduce incidents of sexual violence, starting with assessing how allegations are investigated, holding abusers accountable and ensuring survivors have the support they need.”

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Gov. Phil Murphy signs legislation expanding access to driver’s licenses in Elizabeth on Dec. 19, 2019.

NJ will now allow driver licenses for undocumented immigrants

“New Jersey’s Hispanic immigrant households spending power is estimated to be $13.8 billion, the sixth-highest in the nation, but it could be greater with increased mobility and independence,” Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey President and CEO Carlos Medina said. "By expanding access to driver’s licenses, you can help more New Jerseyans participate in, and contribute more to, the state’s economy."

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