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  • New Jersey Out-of-School Time Advisory Commission – Legislatures recently approved the S300 bill which establishes "New Jersey Out-of-School Time Advisory Commission" to review before-school, after-school, and summer programs.  Under the bill, the commission will (1) assess the state of out-of-school time programs; (2) adopt appropriate Statewide standards for out-of-school time program design; (3) examine the existing amount of funding available for out-of-school time programs; and (4) examine the development and operation of out-of-school time programs in urban, suburban, and rural school districts.