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Assembly Advances Burzichelli & Spencer Bill to Save Taxpayer Money & Promote Government Efficiency by Requiring More E-Reports(TRENTON) - Legislation Assembly Democrats John Burzichelli and L. Grace Spencer sponsored to help save taxpayer money and improve government efficiency by requiring nonpartisan legislative staff transmit many notices and reports electronically was approved by the full Assembly on Thursday, 77-0.
"It's 2014, and electronic communication is, for the most part, the preferred and standard form of communication," said Burzichelli (D-Gloucester/Salem/Cumberland). "Besides that, electronic documents are more easily accessible to the public, so this bill just makes common sense in this day and age."
Caputo, Mazzeo, Burzichelli & Mukherji Bill to Help Clear Way for Sports Betting in NJ Heads to Governor's Desk
Directive issued by governor last month allowing sports wagering in state without fear of criminal prosecution has been challenged by pro sports leagues & NCAA(TRENTON) - As the legal battle to bring sports betting to New Jersey continues, legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Ralph Caputo (D-Essex), Vincent Mazzeo (D-Atlantic), John Burzichelli (D-Cumberland/Gloucester/Salem) and Raj Mukherji (D-Hudson) to rescind the state's ban on sports betting and reinforce its legal argument received final legislative approval Thursday and now heads to the governor's desk..
"The gaming industry in New Jersey is struggling. Allowing sports betting in our casinos and racetracks can give the industry a much needed boost,.." said Caputo.