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  • NJ A907
  • Establishes the New Jersey Task Force on Domestic Violence and Abuse.
In Committee
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2016-2017 Regular Session
This bill would create a 16 member task force to review current law, practices, and procedures in New Jersey concerning domestic violence and abuse. The task force would include the Commissioners of Children and Families, Human Services, and Corrections, the Attorney General, the Director of the Administrative Office of the Courts, the Public Defender, or their designees, as ex officio members; four members of the Legislature, no more than two of whom shall be from the same party; and six public members, two to be appointed by the President of the Senate, two to be appointed by the Speaker of the General Assembly, and two to be appointed by the Governor. This bill directs the task force to submit a report to the Governor and the Legislature, no later than 18 months after the organization of the task force, with recommendations for legislation and strategies to create more effective and efficient policies related to domestic violence and abuse issues.
Women and Children
Introduced, Referred to Assembly Women and Children Committee  (on 1/27/2016)
Date Chamber Action Description
1/27/2016 A Introduced, Referred to Assembly Women and Children Committee
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