The new legislation gives those with a six-month prognosis or an irreversible fatal illness the right to seek a doctor's help to die.
Gov. Phil Murphy said he would sign the bill, calling it the "right thing to do."
Gov. Phil Murphy was "honored" to sign the bill, an aide said.
Michael Saudino of Bergen County stepped down on Friday.
Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino insults black people and the state's Sikh attorney general in a recording obtained by WNYC.
A newly enacted package of legislation includes a red flag law, expanded background checks and additional restrictions on ammunition magazines.
Likable Phil Murphy is pushing an aggressively progressive agenda in Christie's old stomping ground.
"We thank you for the memories."