Archive for Tag: Edward Thomson

New Jersey’s other drug problem (proper medication disposal) tackled by Assembly Committee

TRENTON, N.J. – One-in-three Americans have expired or unused medication sitting in their bathroom cabinets, which too often end up into the wrong hands, infiltrate landfills or water supplies. A bill (S3240) requiring pharmacists to educate their patients on how to safely discard unused, unwanted or expired drugs and...

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GOP bill protecting child sex abuse victims on Gov’s desk for approval

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly today approved legislation increasing the penalties for failing to report child sexual abuse. Sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz and Assemblyman Edward Thomson, the bill (S641/A850) requires those who believe a child has been sexually abused to immediately report it to police. The bill...

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Thomson & Bucco bill helps workers save for retirement with pre-tax money

TRENTON, N.J. – A bill making it more affordable for residents to save for retirement is being considered by the Legislature after the Assembly Financial Institutions Committee heard testimony this week. Sponsored by Assemblymen Anthony Bucco and Edward Thomson, the measure (A4899) exempts contributions to qualified retirement plans from...

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