The New Jersey Senate and Assembly on Monday passed a bill that would allow illegal aliens qualify for drivers licenses. Governor Phil Murphy is expected to sign the bill.
Of the legislators representing parts on Monmouth County, only Senator Vin Gopal and Assemblywoman Joann Downey voted in favor of the bill.
Here’s a tally of the Monmouth delegations’ votes on A4743:
11th Legislative District:
Senator Vin Gopal: Yes
Assemblywoman Joann Downey: Yes
Assemblyman Eric Houghtaling: No
The 11th legislative district includes Allenhurst, Asbury Park, Colts Neck, Deal, Eatontown, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Interlaken, Loch Arbour, Long Branch, Neptune, Neptune Township, Ocean Township, Red Bank, Shrewsbury Borough, Shrewsbury Township, Tinton Falls, West Long Branch
12th Legislative District:
Senator Sam Thompson: No
Assemblyman Ron Dancer: No
Assemblyman Rob Clifton: No
The 12th legislative district includes Allentown, Englishtown, Manalapan, Matawan, Millstone, Roosevelt and Upper Freehold in Monmouth County. The 12th also includes Old Bridge in Middlesex County, Jackson and Plumsted in Ocean County and the Burlington County towns of Chesterfield, New Hanover, North Hanover and Wrightstown.
13th Legislative District:
Senator Declan O’Scanlon: No
Assemblywoman Amy Handlin: No
Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso: No
30th Legislative District:
Senator Robert Singer: No
Assemblyman Sean Kean: No
Assemblyman Ned Thompson: No
The 30th legislative district includes Avon-by-the-Sea, Belmar, Bradley Beach, Brielle, Farmingdale, Howell, Lake Como, Sea Girt, Spring Lake, Spring Lake Heights, Wall in Monmouth County and Lakewood, Manasquan, Point Pleasant in Ocean County.