The Assembly Women and Children Committee handles issues concerning the status of women and families and the welfare of children.
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Assembly Panel Approves Democratic Bill Package to Give Kids a Leg Up In School by Boosting Breakfast ProgramsAn Assembly panel on Monday approved a comprehensive package of bills sponsored by Assembly Democrats to boost breakfast programs in schools, particularly for underprivileged children, in order to help give them a leg up on academics.
The package is sponsored by Assembly Democrats Joseph Cryan, Daniel Benson, Jason O'Donnell, Troy Singleton, Pamela Lampitt, Celeste Riley, Bob Andrzejczak, Gilbert "Whip" Wilson, Gabriela Mosquera, Gary Schaer, L. Grace Spencer and Eliana Pintor Marin.
Hearing on NJ Transit's Super Bowl Problems, Increased Minimum Wage for Newark Airport Workers & Improved School Nutrition & Farm-to-School Programs Top Monday Assembly HearingsRequiring Health Care Facilities be Generator-Ready & Hearing on Sandy Relief Integrity Monitors Also Set
Testimony on NJ Transit's problems following the Super Bowl and bills to ensure health care facilities can hook up to generators, support a higher minimum wage for workers at Newark Liberty International Airport, improve the school breakfast and lunch programs and promote the Farm to School program highlight Monday's Assembly committee action…