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Singleton, Ruiz Bill To Allow For County Homelessness Trust Funds To Be Used During Code Blue Alerts Clears Senate

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, which would allow county homelessness trust funds to be used for Code Blue emergency shelter services, cleared the Senate today.

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Cruz-Perez, Singleton Bill To Prohibit Granting Economic Development Subsidies To Certain Businesses Clears Senate

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senate Economic Growth Committee Chair Nilsa Cruz-Perez and Senator Troy Singleton, which would prohibit awarding certain subsidies to businesses whose repayment of previously awarded loans are more than 24 months overdue, cleared the Senate today.

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Senate Passes Singleton, Cunningham Bill To Assist Homeless Veterans And Veterans At Risk Of Homelessness

TRENTON - Legislation sponsored by Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chair Troy Singleton and Senator Sandra B. Cunningham, which would direct the Department of Military and Veterans’ Affairs to fund a portion of the legal services provided to homeless veterans and veterans at risk of homelessness, was passed by the Senate today.

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Singleton Bill To Help Strengthen Prevailing Wage Clears Senate

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which would allow the issuing of stop-work orders for failure to pay the prevailing wage, cleared the Senate today.

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Singleton Bill To Prohibit Persons From Contracting With The State If Barred From Federal Contracts Passed Committee

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which would prohibit a person from contracting with the state for public work if they are barred from receiving a federal contract, passed the Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee today.

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Singleton Bill To Help Strengthen Prevailing Wage Clears Committee

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton which would allow the issuing of stop-work orders for failure to pay the prevailing wage cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

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Sarlo, Singleton, Oroho, Bucco Bill Would Help Small Businesses & Partnerships Preserve Tax Deductibility

Plan is ‘IRS-proof’ because it returns tax law to entity-level payment system

TRENTON – Legislation authored by Senators Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), Troy Singleton (D-Burlington), Steve Oroho (R-Sussex), and Anthony Bucco Sr. (R-Morris) that will preserve the federal deductibility of an estimated $23 billion in state income taxes for small businesses and partnerships was approved by a Senate committee today.

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Singleton, Corrado Bill To Assist Homeless Veterans Clears Budget Committee

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Kristin M. Corrado that would expand the current pilot program to authorize grants to purchase and rehabilitate abandoned homes for homeless veterans cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today.

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Singleton Bill To Deny Student Financial Aid To Those Convicted For Hazing Passes Committee

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton that would make a student ineligible for state financial aid upon a conviction for hazing passed the Senate Higher Education Committee today.

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Ruiz, Greenstein, Singleton Bill To Expand Inclusive Apprenticeship Programs Advances

TRENTON – A comprehensive 10 bill package was introduced by Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Linda Greenstein to address the structural impediments that currently preclude a true reflection of New Jersey’s workforce through the vehicle of apprenticeships.

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