Archive for Tag: sexual assault

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 bills seeking justice and protections for sexual assault victims head to governor’s desk

TRENTON, N.J. – Two measures sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz supporting victims of sexual violence head to the governor’s desk after passing unanimously in the Assembly today. The bills, A2370 and A1651, require the Attorney General to conduct a survey of untested rape kits and expand the address...

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Assembly committees clear bills to protect sexual assault and domestic violence survivors

TRENTON, N.J. – Three Assembly panels cleared bills that will better protect victims of sexual assault and domestic violence today. Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz sponsors two of the bills, A1711 and A1651, respectively creating a sexual assault victim’s “Bill of Rights” and expanding the address confidentiality program. Assemblyman Erik...

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