Local-sponsored bills advance

From the the Gloucester County Times:

A number of measures, sponsored by local legislators, were recently approved by the state Legislature including:

· A bill, sponsored by Sen. Fred Madden, that would require wheelchair-bound riders in passenger vehicles to be secured for their own safety, now heads to the governor's desk to be signed into law.

·The sale of flavored cigarettes, other than menthol, would be banned under a bill sponsored by Assemblywoman Sandra Love.

·A bill that would prohibit advertisers from sending unwelcome and unsolicited advertisements to consumers via text messaging was approved by the Assembly.

Read the rest of the article online at the Gloucester County Times.


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