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April 10
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May 22
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May 28
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Early Voting Period

May 31
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June 4
Primary Election Day

221st Legislative Session

The following legislative incumbents have been shown their commitment to stand for parental rights and the life of the unborn. Beyond just “campaign talk”, these legislative champions have sponsored bills that the New Jersey Family Policy Center supports. 

Legislators must have sponsored at least two of the Parental Rights in Education bills to receive our recommendation for that issue. 

Legislators must have sponsored at least one of the Protection for Unborn Children bills to receive our recommendation for that issue. 

Parental Rights in Education

Protections for Unborn Children


 Requires public schools to post curriculum plans online; requires school districts to make textbooks or other materials used in implementing curriculum plans available for inspection by parents and legal guardians. 


Requires each public school to post on website comprehensive list of all resources available in school library


 Establishes “Parents Bill of Rights Act”; prohibits school district from interfering with fundamental right of parent or guardian to engage in and direct student’s education; permits opt-out of school district curriculum. 


 Provides that public school parent who objects to learning material or activity that parent considers harmful may receive voucher from school district to enroll student in nonpublic school. 


 Directs State Board of Education to rescind New Jersey Student Learning Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education and directs boards of education to establish Parental Advisory Committees and adopt standards for health instruction. 


 Requires age verification and parent or guardian consent for minor’s use of social media platform; prohibits certain messaging between adults and minors on social media platform. 


Fairness in women’s sports.


“Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act”; bans abortion 20 weeks or more after fertilization. 


Requires any State website providing information on abortion to also provide information on adoption services.

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