Governor Chris Christie has signed Assembly Bill No. 2690/Senate Bill No. 1944 that expands list of Retired Law Enforcement Officers Eligible to Carry Handguns. This NJFOP-initiated law expands the eligible list to include: State Park Police Officers; Special Agents of the Division of Taxation; Human Services Police Officers; New Jersey Transit Police Officers; University Police Officers employed by institutions of higher education; State Conservation Officers, Palisades Interstate Park Officers, and the Burlington County Bridge Commission police.
NOTE: This post has been revised to include the Burlington County Bridge Commission police in the new law.