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Singer/Singleton Legislation Gives Back To Military Men And Women

Legislation sponsored by Senator Robert Singer and Senator Troy Singleton would provide legal help at no cost to service members and veterans. The Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee approved the bill today.

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Singer/Singleton Measure To Increase Career Opportunities For Military Spouses Advances

Senator Robert Singer and Senator Troy Singleton’s legislation to waive occupational licensing fees for active-duty military spouses has passed the Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee.

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Singleton, Weinberg Bill To Authorize The DEP To Designate ‘Burdened Communities’ Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg, which would authorize the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to designate an area within a municipality as a “burdened community,” cleared the Senate Environment and Energy Committee.

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Singleton Bill To Ban Declawing Of Cats Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which would prohibit surgically declawing cats and other animals, cleared the Senate Environment and Energy Committee today.

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Addiego/Singleton Bill Providing Veteran Tax Exemption To Widowed Spouses Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Dawn Marie Addiego and Senator Troy Singleton, which would make surviving spouses of veterans eligible for the state’s $6,000 income tax exemption for veterans, cleared the Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee today.

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Singleton To Assist With Bordentown City Community Garden For Monthly Service Project

Bordentown City  For his monthly community service event, Senator Troy Singleton announced that he will partner with the Bordentown City Environmental Commission to help prepare their Community Garden for the spring and summer planting seasons. The “Serve with Senator Singleton” event will be held at the Community Garden, which is located next to 30 East Burlington Street, Bordentown City on Saturday, March 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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Addiego/Singleton/Madden Tax Credit For Employers Hiring Employees Under 18 Clears Committee

Trenton –Legislation to help employers that employ workers under the age of 18 offset the costs of the minimum wage increase passed the Senate Labor Committee today.

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‘Laura Wooten’s Law’ Requiring Civics In Middle School Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Education Committee Vice Chair Senator Shirley Turner, Senator Troy Singleton, Senate Education Committee Chair Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, and Senator Linda Greenstein, which would require civics instruction in middle school, cleared the Senate Education Committee.

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Oroho/Singleton Bill To Strengthen Labor Law Enforcement Clears Senate Committee

Bipartisan legislation targeting illegal labor practices, sponsored by Senator Steve Oroho and Senator Troy Singleton, cleared the Senate Labor Committee.

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Singleton Bill To Encourage Construction Of Affordable Housing In High-Opportunity Areas Passes Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee Chair Senator Troy Singleton, which would require the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) to allocate a certain portion of federal low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs) to certain high-opportunity areas, passed the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee.

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