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August 2018

New Bills signed into Law. 

S847 8/10/2018  – Requires school districts to provide daily recess period for students in grade kindergarten through 5, ...
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A2189  8/10/2018  – Requires school districts to include instruction on consequences of distributing and soliciting sexually explicit images through electronic means ... See More

A3765 / S2456  8/18/2018 – Permits school district superintendent to designate a school safety specialist...  See More

A542 (Bateman Law-Naloxone in Schools) 8/24/2018 Requires certain schools to maintain supply of opioid antidotes and permits emergency administration of opioid antidote by school nurse or trained employee.  See More

A4110 Aca  8/27/2018 – Requires certain school buses to be equipped with lap and shoulder seat belts.  See More

April 2018

04/15/18: Millennial Leader Scholarship

Congratulations to our Millennial Leader Scholarship Winner...Dahiana DeFina.
Ms. DeFina is employed as a Certified School Nurse at Hackensack High School. NJSSNA looks forward to a long association with Ms. DeFina.
Thank you to all of the other candidates that applied.
Please continue your journey of leadership.

Nov 2017

11/19/17: There are no new changes on medical marijuana distribution or opioid overdose prevention since the broadcast memos were initially released 05/24/16

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Medical Marijuana Memo  

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May 2017

04/2017: NJSSNA Epinephrine Survey results.  Click here to view.

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