SENATE STATE GOVERNMENT, WAGERING, TOURISM & HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMITTEE

 

STATEMENT TO

 

SENATE, No. 1974

 

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

 

DATED: †FEBRUARY 26, 2018

 

††††† The Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee reports favorably Senate Bill No. 1974.

†††† This bill requires that a petition of nomination of a candidate for any State, county, school, or municipal elective public office must include a functioning e-mail address for the candidate.

†††† This addition to the nominating petitions of such candidates would enhance the votersí access to those candidates, particularly first-time candidates, and allow voters and organizations to contact candidatesí campaign.