The Assembly approved a bill Monday that would honor the sugar-laden confection with the designation. It now heads to the state Senate.
An Assembly committee on Thursday approved a bill that would give salt water taffy the designation.
The Senate and Assembly’s budget committees advanced the budget bill Thursday.
New Jersey lawmakers are set to consider decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana.
The Assembly has unanimously approved a bill to would let teenagers caught texting or posting sexually explicit photos online avoid prosecution if they complete a diversionary program.