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Governor Signs Bill Package Promoting Awareness Of Food Waste And Hunger

Trenton – A bill package sponsored by Senator Bob Smith, Senator Troy Singleton, Senator Richard Codey, Senator James Beach, Senator Nilsa Cruz-Perez, Senator Vin Gopal, Senator M. Teresa Ruiz, Senator Sandra B. Cunningham, Senator Joseph Cryan, and Senator Linda Greenstein, which will promote awareness of food waste and hunger, was signed into law today.

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Singleton, Codey, Vitale Bill To Protect The Rights Of LGBTQI Residents In Long-Term Care Facilities Passed Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, Senator Richard Codey and Senator Joseph Vitale, which would establish requirements concerning the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, queer, and intersex residents in long-term care facilities, passed the Senate Health, Human Services, and Senior Citizens Committee today.

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Singleton Bill To Require Towns To Share PILOTs With School Districts Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee Chair Senator Troy Singleton, which would require municipalities to share certain payments received in lieu of property taxes (PILOTs) with school districts, cleared the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee today.

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Committee Passes Singleton Bill To Assist In Property Tax Relief

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee Chair Senator Troy Singleton, which would increase funds distributed to municipalities from the “Energy Tax Receipts Property Tax Relief Fund” over a period of five years to restore municipal aid reductions, passed the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee today.

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Singleton Bill To Establish Temporary Outcome-Based System For Medications Clears Committee

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which would establish a three-year Medicaid demonstration project to pay for certain drugs according to an outcome-based system, cleared the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee today.

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Turner, Singleton Bill To Pilot Restorative Justice Programs In Schools Clears Senate

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

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Singleton, Corrado Bill To Have Copayments Waived For Military Members Signed Into Law

Trenton – A bill sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Kristin Corrado, which would permit certain healthcare professionals to waive copayments, was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy today.

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Singleton Bill To Require Disclosure Of Online Account Security Breaches Signed Into Law

Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, which would expand the types of “personal information” that would trigger a notification to customers if breached to include online account information, was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy today.

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Governor Murphy Signs Legislation To Protect Animal Rights

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed S1923 and S2674 into law to further protect animal rights across New Jersey.

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Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Providing Information On Public Works Projects

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed S3129 into law, which will require the Commissioner of the Department of Labor and Workforce Development to create a list of labor organizations that represent workers who engage in public work projects.

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