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Senator Joseph F. Vitale, D-Middlesex, the Chair of the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee and the prime sponsor of legislation creating the new Department of Children and Families in State Government, issued the following statement today regarding the Senate confirmation of Kevin Ryan to head the new Department by a vote of 34-0.
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Vitale-Codey Legislation To Curb Prevalence Of Overdose Deaths In New Jersey Approved By Health Panel
"The “Opioid Antidote and Overdose Prevention Act,” legislation sponsored by Senators Joseph F. Vitale and Richard J. Codey, which would reduce the number of overdose deaths caused by opioids..."
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Vitale-Gordon Mental Health Parity And Substance Abuse Treatment Bill Advances
"A bill sponsored
...which would require public health insurance providers to cover the treatment of mental and nervous disorders, alcoholism and substance abuse..."
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Vitale Bill To Protect FamilyCare Income Standards Approved By Senate Budget Committee
A measure that reverse unfair income practices which deny individuals access to the New Jersey FamilyCare program, a safety net program which provides health care access for uninsured New Jerseyans.
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Pou-Vitale-Gill Landmark ‘Human Trafficking Prevention, Protection And Treatment Act’ Approved By Senate Judiciary Committee
An omnibus human trafficking bill that would broaden the definition of and penalties for human trafficking, putting New Jersey in the forefront of protecting victims of sex trafficking and labor trafficking.
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Vitale On World AIDS Day: ‘Let’s Work Together To End AIDS Epidemic’
World AIDS Day is an opportunity to remember those we have lost due to this disease and reconfirm our commitment to stopping the spread of AIDS for future generations.
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Vitale/Sweeney Legislation Revamping Nj’s Emergency Medical Services System Receives Final Legislative Approval