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New Jersey Department Of Human Services Announces Increased Wages For Direct Support Professionals

(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services on Monday announced wages have increased for the direct support professionals who work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to help them live successfully in communities.

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Singleton Bill To Exclude Military Compensation To NJ National Guard From Income Tax Passes Committee

TRENTON  Legislation sponsored by Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chair Troy Singleton that excludes United States military compensation paid to members of units of the New Jersey National Guard from gross income tax was passed by the Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee today.

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Singleton, Ruiz Bill To Require Public Schools To Administer Depression Screenings For Students Clears Committee

TRENTON  Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senate Education Committee Chair M. Teresa Ruiz that requires public schools to administer written screenings for depression for students in seventh through twelfth grade cleared the Senate Education Committee today.

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

TRENTON- Legislation sponsored by Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chair Troy Singleton and Senator Sandra B. Cunningham that would direct the Adjutant General in the Department of Military and Veterans’ Affairs to enter into agreements with entities to fund a portion of the legal services provided to homeless veterans and veterans at risk of homelessness was advanced by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee yesterday.

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Singleton Bill To Allow Freelance Workers To Have Portable Benefits In Between Employment Passes Committee

TRENTON  Legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton that would establish a system for portable benefits for workers who provide services to consumers through contracting agents passed the Senate Labor Committee yesterday.

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Committee Passes Singleton Resolution To Urge US Interior Secretary To Give Rancocas Creek National Water Trail Designation

TRENTON – A Senate Resolution sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton that urges the US Secretary of Interior to designate Rancocas Creek as a National Water Trail passed the Senate Environmental and Energy Committee today.

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Ruiz, Singleton Bill To Revise Temporary Disability Leave Policy Signed By Governor

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator M. Teresa Ruiz and Senator Troy Singleton that would streamline current policy regarding the application for temporary disability leave insurance and family leave insurance was signed into law today by Governor Phil Murphy.

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Burlington County Legislators Singleton, Conaway And Murphy To Host Women's Business Workshop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 4, 2018                                                                                      

CONTACT:

Jennifer Crea Aydjian, 856-234-2790

(MOUNT LAUREL, NJ) – On Friday, October 19, 2018, Senator Troy Singleton, Assemblyman Herb Conaway, and Assemblywoman Carol Murphy will jointly host a Women’s Business Workshop at Rowan College Burlington County in Mount Laurel. The event will take place in Votta Hall and will run from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m.

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Senator Troy Singleton To Partner With Animal Advocates In Honor Of World Animal Day

MOORESTOWN, NJ- In honor of World Animal Day this October, State Senator Troy Singleton will partner with several animal advocacy organizations to build shelters for stray cats and birds before the winter months. The “Serve with Senator Singleton” event will take place on Monday, October 8th at 10:00 a.m. at the Burlington County Agricultural Center in Moorestown.

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Singleton, Diegnan Bill To Preserve Military Bases In Of Case Of Closure Passes Committee

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chair Troy Singleton and Senator Patrick Diegnan, Jr. that would appropriate $500,000 to DMVA for Council on Armed Forces and Veterans’ Affairs for the preservation of military installations in case of closure passed the Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee today.

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