TRENTON - New Jersey's Legislature got back to work today, starting to wrap up the final eight weeks of this year's session.

Among the bills passed out of committee today were a bill that requires the state's Motor Vehicle Commission to cut average wait times for customers down to half an hour, a plan to give residents an income tax credit for interest paid on student loans, and a bill to help stop the spread of HIV and AIDS by allowing pharmacies to sell hypodermic needles over the counter.