Posted on: April 6, 2018

Wrongful Death Suits Bill Advances out of Committee

Yesterday, without public testimony, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance S-1766, a bill sponsored by Senator Scutari. S-1766 would expand the wrongful death act to allow recovery for mental anguish, emotional pain, and suffering, loss of socie...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Legislation Introduced to Usurp Local Land Use Control

Assemblyman Reed Gusciora has introduced A-3725. This bill would create a new state entity known as the New Jersey Coastal Commission. That Commission would be empowered to usurp local control over land use, zoning, and planning in coastal municipalities ...

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Legislative Advocacy
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Bill to Transfer PFRS to a Labor-Management Board on Governor’s Desk

As we previously reported, S-5/A-3671, which transfers the management of Police and Fire Retirement System (PFRS) to a Board of Trustees, has passed both houses and now awaits consideration by Governor Murphy.Please contact Governor Murphy at 609-292-6000...

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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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