Archive for Tag: Nancy Muñoz

Munoz promotes National Women’s Health and Fitness Day in new video

TRENTON, N.J. – One of the Assembly’s most knowledgeable members on health care, Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz, released a video today promoting National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, Wednesday, Sept. 25. WATCH: Munoz promotes National Women’s Health & Fitness Day “I am urging women and their support systems to take...

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Munoz calls on Murphy to release vetting documents on Corbett tax break

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz is calling on the Murphy administration to release NJ Transit President Kevin Corbett’s vetting documents. Corbett is under fire for receiving a sizeable tax break from Mendham Township because he raises sheep on 5.5 acres of his 6.24 acre home under New Jersey’s...

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Murphy signs Munoz bill improving end-of-life care in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. – Legislation signed by Gov. Phil Murphy today allows patients nearing the end of their lives to have more control of their care. Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz sponsored the bill (S11109/2144) after serving on the New Jersey Governor’s Advisory Council on End-of-Life Care. The new law was a...

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NJ Transit pay hikes put the cart ahead of the horse, says Munoz

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz said more should have been done to change how NJ Transit operates before doling out big raises to officials appointed by Gov. Phil Murphy. News accounts last week reported that top executives were given large raises despite the agency’s continued performance problems. “It’s...

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Pay hikes for NJ Transit executives should raise alarm, says Munoz

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz fears that NJ Transit may be the new School Development Authority. A few days after two lengthy reviews of the hiring practices under former SDA Chief Executive Officer Lizette Delgado-Polanco, a New Jersey Globe story on Thursday evening detailed how politically connected hires...

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Sexual assault victims protected under new law expanding address confidentiality program

TRENTON, N.J. – On Friday, Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz that expands the address confidentiality program to include victims of sexual assault and stalking. “No one should ever have to fear for their lives or their children’s while living in their own home,”...

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Murphy signs Munoz bill requiring untested rape kit survey

TRENTON, N.J. – The attorney general is required to conduct a survey of untested rape kits under a new law signed yesterday by Gov. Phil Murphy. Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz sponsors the bill (S1216/A2370) to support victims of sexual violence and get predators off the streets. “The DNA in...

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Munoz: Governor’s demand to put opioid tax back in budget is unconscionable

TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Phil Murphy held a press conference today to bemoan the Legislature’s failure to include a tax on pharmaceutical companies that manufacture and distribute opioids in the state budget they passed last week. A vocal opponent to the measure, Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz called Murphy’s continued demand...

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Assembly passes Munoz and Pintor Marin’s 10-bill package strengthening hiring protocols, response to discrimination and harassment complaints

TRENTON, N.J. – A 10-bill package addressing the findings by a legislative panel responsible for providing oversight and transparency of the administration’s hiring practices was passed by the Assembly today. Assemblywomen Nancy Munoz (R-Union) and Eliana Pintor Marin (D-Essex), who are vice chair and chair of the Legislative Select...

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Assembly passes Munoz end-of-life care legislation

TRENTON, N.J. – Legislation approved today by the Assembly allows patients nearing the end of their lives to have more control of their care. The bill (S1109/A2144), sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz, authorizes physician assistants to sign Practitioner Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment forms. It now moves to the governor’s...

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