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NJ Assembly Panel Approves Accountability Bill For Jitney Operators

Posted on January 9, 2014

TRENTON, N.J. -- A bill sponsored by three Hudson County legislators that would hold owners and operators of jitney buses more accountable to its customers -- created after a West New York infant was killed -- was approved by the state Assembly Budget Committee Thursday.

NJ.com article here

Related article: Infant Death Triggers Scrutiny of Jitney Rules In NJ

The bills are named for 8-month-old Angelie Paredes, who was killed by a lamppost that was struck by a jitney driver who was using his cell phone on July 30, 2013.
The bills are named for 8-month-old Angelie Paredes, who was killed by a lamppost that was struck by a jitney driver who was using his cell phone on July 30, 2013.
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