A joint session of the Assembly and Senate Education Committees heard testimony about the importance of public safety.
Throngs of student took to the streets in Newark and across the country, calling for action and government accountability.
Schepisi said everything is on the table and everything needs to be reconsidered when it comes to school safety.
Murphy assured New Jerseyans that the state is doing everything it can to prevent gun violence from happening at schools in the Garden State but more is needed federally.
Toms River students sponsored a rally against gun violence in solidarity with the survivors of the mass shooting that claimed 17 lives at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
Murphy spoke about the recent Florida school shooting, saying that words are not enough.