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Posted on: August 10, 2018

NJ Economic & Fiscal Policy Workgroup Issues Report

On Thursday, the Legislative Economic and Fiscal Policy Workgroup issued its report. When created by Senate President Sweeney, the workgroup was charged with a “broad mission to identify ways to address soaring pension and benefit costs, hold down propert...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Animal Cruelty Enforcement

On June 25, both houses passed and sent to the Governor A-4225/S-2689,  which would change the effective date of P.L. 2017 c.331 regarding the animal cruelty statutes.     On January 16 of this year, former Governor Chr...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: July 20, 2018

Assembly Joins Us in Support of Local Businesses

On June 28, on a 77-0 vote, the State Assembly approved AR-11. The Resolution, sponsored by Assembly members Wayne DeAngelo, F. Christopher Tully, and Lisa Swain, urges New Jersey residents to shop locally and support local businesses. Our Main S...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: July 27, 2018

NJ SC Seeks Comment on Potential Municipal Court Charge Dismissals

Late last week, the State Supreme Court issued a notice that it would be conducting hearings and seeking public feedback on a proposal to dismiss older, pending, minor municipal court matters. The notice comes on the heels of the recently release...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: March 23, 2018

2% Interest Arbitration Extension

Unanimously approved by the Legislature and the Governor in  June 2014, the extension on the 2% cap on Interest Arbitration awards expired on December 31, 2017. While the 2% property tax levy cap will continue, the cap on Interest Arbitration awa...

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