Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities

The Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee is responsible for monitoring all segments of state transportation, including bridge and highway construction, motor vehicle inspections, expansion of light-rail train systems, and management of the toll road authorities.
Democratic Research Aide:  Jillian Dempsey   
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Assembly Democratic Bill Package Requiring Suspension for Moving Violations & Safety Education Training for School Bus Drivers, Aides Advances

Bill Sponsored by Assembly Members Tully, Swain, Benson, Jones & Downey

(TRENTON) - Continuing to strengthen protections for New Jersey student bus riders, an Assembly panel approved two measures Thursday mandating suspension of school bus drivers with multiple motor vehicle moving violations in a three-year period and creating a safety education program for bus drivers and aides.

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Lopez, Mukherji & McKnight Bill Amends Law to Upgrade Crimes Against an Armed Security Officer Clears Committee

Legislation Expands the “Detective Melvin Vincent Santiago’s Law”

(TRENTON) – Amending the law named after a Jersey City detective tragically killed in 2014, legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Yvonne Lopez, Raj Mukherji and Angela McKnight increasing the penalties for the crimes of assaulting or disarming an armed security officer advanced in the Assembly Judiciary Committee Thursday.

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Burzichelli on Assembly Panel Approval of A-4392

Bill Concerns Funding for PATH Train Extension, Airport Improvements

Assemblyman John Burzichelli (D-Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem) issued the following statement Thursday afternoon:

"This legislation is about access and improving New Jersey's transportation infrastructure

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