Author Archive | Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney - District 40

TIP: Boating Etiquette

According to the BoatUS Foundation, most boaters quickly pick up the rules of the water – how to pass, navigate, dock and minimize wakes.Safety is mandatory, etiquette, unfortunately, is not. Not everyone, however, learns how to be courteous and considerate of other boaters. Understanding the unwritten rules of the water isn’t just about being polite. […]

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Rooney bill puts tramadol in same category as other addictive opioids

TRENTON, NJ – To help combat New Jersey’s opioid crisis, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney has introduced legislation reclassifying tramadol as a drug with the same addictive qualities as oxycodone and fentanyl. The upgrade limits initial prescriptions to a five-day supply. The federal government classifies prescription drugs and narcotics based on their acceptable medical use and potential […]

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