This week Delaware became the first state in the nation to ban marriage for anyone under the age of 18.
New Jersey lawmakers are making another attempt to pass a similar ban.
Assemblyman Reed Gusciora is one of the sponsors of the legislation. He says since 1995 more than 3500 people under the age of 18 did get married in New Jersey.
“There’s probably success stories but I’m sure that there are many that would regret that decision in years to come. We want them to concentrate on school, concentrate on work, and concentrate on their future.”