What is the Legislature?

The Legislature is the branch of government that makes new laws and changes old ones. It is made up of 120 members in 40 districts in New Jersey. These men and women represent the views and concerns of the people in their part of the state.

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1. What is the Legislature?
2. What are Houses?
3. What is the difference between the Legislature and Congress?
4. Who can be a legislator?
5. What are legislative districts?
6. When does the Legislature meet?