L. Grace Spencer

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L. Grace Spencer
Member of the New Jersey General Assembly
from the 29th Legislative District district
Assumed office
January 8, 2008
Preceded by Wilfredo Caraballo
Personal details
Born (1968-03-15) March 15, 1968 (age 46)
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Website Assemblywoman Spencer's legislative webpage

L. Grace Spencer (born March 15, 1968) is an American Democratic Party politician, who has served in the New Jersey General Assembly since January 8, 2008, where she represents the 29th Legislative District.


Spencer serves in the Assembly on the Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee (as Vice-Chairman), Judiciary Committee and the Law and Public Safety Committee.[1]

She has served the City of Newark, New Jersey as Assistant Corporation Counsel from 1997–99 and as a special prosecutor from 2000-2003.[1]

Spencer graduated from Queen of Angels grammar school in Newark and is a graduate of Mount St. Dominic Academy in Caldwell, New Jersey. In 1992 she graduated from the Rutgers–Newark College of Arts and Sciences with a major in business management and was awarded a J.D. from the Rutgers School of Law–Newark in 1996. She is admitted to practice Law in New Jersey and before the United States Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She is currently a solo practitioner handling matters arising in Superior and Municipal Courts.

District 29[edit]

Each of the forty districts in the New Jersey Legislature has one representative in the New Jersey Senate and two members in the New Jersey General Assembly. The other representatives from the 29th District for the 2012-13 legislative session are:[2]


Spencer sponsored a bill, A3221, which would establish rules for requiring pet restraints in passenger automobiles.[3]


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