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Vainieri Huttle, Singleton & Benson Bill to Create Office to Advise on Special Education Matters Clears Panel

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Troy Singleton and Daniel Benson to help protect the rights of students with disabilities was advanced by an Assembly panel on Thursday.

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Singleton, Tucker, Quijano, Wilson & Danielsen Bill to Increase Annual Allowance for Veterans with Disabilities Approved by Assembly Panel

An Assembly panel released legislation on Monday sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Cleopatra Tucker, Annette Quijano, Gilbert "Whip" Wilson and Joseph Danielsen to increase the annual allowance the state pays to veterans with certain wartime service-connected disabilities.

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Assembly Democratic Legislation to Spur Creation of Small Businesses Continues Advancing in Assembly

Singleton, Eustace, Mosquera, Sumter, Benson, Quijano & Wimberly Bill Would Provide Funding and Training for "Microenterprises"

(TRENTON) - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Tim Eustace, Gabriela Mosquera, Shavonda Sumter, Daniel Benson, Annette Quijano and Benjie Wimberly to help spur the creation of small businesses and empower individuals with the tools to become self-sustaining entrepreneurs was approved on Monday by the Assembly Appropriations Committee.

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Conaway, Singleton & Eustace Bill to Establish Procedure for Consolidation of Fire Districts Clears Assembly Panel

(TRENTON) - Legislation Assembly Democrats Herb Conaway, Troy Singleton and Tim Eustace sponsored to facilitate the consolidation of local fire districts was advanced by an Assembly panel on Monday.

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Singleton, Mosquera & Benson Sponsored 'Lisa's Law' to Electronically Monitor Domestic Violence Offenders Advances out of Committee

Pilot Program Named for Letizia Zindell,A Domestic Violence Victim Murdered by her Former Fiancée

(TRENTON) - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Gabriela Mosquera and Daniel Benson that would establish a pilot program for the electronic monitoring of domestic violence offenders in New Jersey was released Monday by the Assembly Appropriations Committee.

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Lampitt, Singleton, Mainor & Sumter Bill to Increase Teaching Opportunities, Help Boost Failing Schools Clears Assembly Panel

Bill to Create Pilot Program to Help Minority Men Take Advantage of New Jersey's Alternate Route Teacher Certification Program
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Burzichelli, Mazzeo, Singleton, Andrzejczak & Taliaferro Agriculture Package Clears Assembly Panel

Legislation Aimed at Preserving Farmland, Facilitating Operations at Farmers Markets & Promoting Foods Made in New Jersey

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Singleton, Conaway, Andrzejczak, Mazzeo, Garcia & Mosquera Bill to Require Annual Report on State Workforce Approved by Assembly

(TRENTON) - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Herb Conaway, Bob Andrzejczak, Vincent Mazzeo, Carmelo Garcia, and Gabriela Mosquera to require the state Employment and Training Commission to prepare an annual report on the state's workforce was approved 74-0 Thursday by the Assembly.
The sponsors said the intent of the legislation is to ensure a comprehensive report is available for the Department of Labor to help establish a clearer picture of New Jersey's workforce. This annual report can be shared with public entities, private enterprise and educational institutions. 

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Democratic Legislation Inspired by Recent Death of Cinnaminson Firefighter Gains Panel Approval

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, John Wisniewski, Herb Conaway, Marlene Caride and Annette Quijano to help ensure medical coverage is not canceled abruptly for family members of deceased first responders was advanced by an Assembly panel on Thursday. The measure was inspired by the recent death of a Cinnaminson firefighter.

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Assembly Democratic Bill to Ensure Safety in Ride-Sharing Services Industry Advanced by Assembly Panel

Revised legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Joseph Lagana, Troy Singleton, Charles Mainor, L. Grace Spencer, Raj Mukherji, John McKeon, Carmelo G. Garcia, Angelica Jimenez, Craig Coughlin and John Wisniewski aimed at protecting the safety of passengers who use Uber and similar ride-sharing services was advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel. 

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