Assembly Law and Public Safety

The Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee is responsible for reviewing legislation dealing with police, fire and emergency management services, public safety regulations, criminalization of activities and legal ramifications of crimes.
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Schaer to Introduce Bill Establishing Geriatric Parole Law in NJ

In Effort to Reduce State Prison Healthcare Costs, New Jersey Would Become 18th State to Expand Parole Laws for Elderly, Qualified Inmates

(TRENTON) - Joining 17 other states that have adopted geriatric parole laws and citing the 4% re-incarceration rate for elderly convicts, Assemblyman Gary Schaer has introduced legislation to expand the state's parole guidelines to include geriatric parole.

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