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Turner, Singleton Bill To Pilot Restorative Justice Programs In Schools Becomes Law

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Shirley K. Turner and Senator Troy Singleton, which would establish the “Restorative Justice in Education Pilot Program,” was signed into law today.

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Governor Murphy Signs Sweeping Legislative Package To Combat Worker Misclassification And Exploitation

TRENTON – Acting on his commitment to support and uplift New Jersey workers, Governor Phil Murphy today signed a legislative package combatting worker misclassification and exploitation.

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Who’s Giving N.J. Candidates $100M To Win Our Vote? Not Knowing Hurts Democracy, Legislators Say

As we mark the 10-year anniversary of the monumental Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, which has brought with it an unprecedented explosion in political spending by independent special interest groups, we jointly renew the call for transparency.

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Murphy Signs Gig Economy Worker Bills To Revamp N.J. Labor Laws

Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday signed a package of bills into law that aim to protect the rights of self-employed workers like truckers and freelance writers in New Jersey and require the companies that hire them pay their share of payroll taxes.

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Murphy Signs Nine Bills To Protect NJ’s Health Insurance Gains From Federal Attack

All state-run plans would be required to cover basic services and not penalize patients with preexisting conditions

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Shark Fin Soup Now Illegal In N.J. As Murphy Reels In Praise From Conservationists

Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill into law Thursday that outlaws the possession and sale of shark fins in New Jersey.

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Scutari, Singleton Bill To Provide Advocate In Criminal Cases Concerning The Welfare Of Animals Passes Senate

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Nicholas Scutari and Senator Troy Singleton, which would authorize the appointment of an advocate in court during certain criminal cases concerning the welfare of an animal, passed the Senate today.

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Singleton, Greenstein Bill To Revise Previous Provisions For Counseling Emergency Responders Passes Senate

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Linda Greenstein, which would revise the requirements to provide counseling and support services to emergency services personnel following a traumatic incident, passed the Senate.

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Sarlo-Singleton-Oroho Bill To Preserve Tax Deductibility Becomes Law

Trenton – Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senators Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), Troy Singleton (D-Burlington) and Steve Oroho (R-Sussex) to preserve the federal deductibility of an estimated $35 billion in state income taxes for New Jersey’s small businesses and partnerships was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy today.

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Murphy Approves SALT-cap Workaround For NJ business Owners

Gov. Phil Murphy approved a bill that would allow owners of certain businesses to pay some of their state taxes through the businesses they own — a measure proponents say will soften the impact of the $10,000 federal cap on state and local property tax deductions.

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