The Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee is responsible for issues that affect urban enterprise zones, state and local redevelopment projects, corporate tax incentives, and business grant programs.
Democratic Research Aide:  Ben A. Graziano   
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Prieto, Eustace & Lagana Propose New Plan to Help More New Jersey Workers Save for Retirement

New Individual Retirement Account Program Would Offer Security & Peace of Mind for Employees without a Current Retirement Plan
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Assemblymen Tim Eustace and Joseph Lagana have introduced legislation to create a unique, new program to help more New Jersey workers plan for retirement.

The bill (A-4275), which is modeled after the first-in-the-nation plan recently signed into law in Illinois,would create individual retirement accounts for employees of firms with at least 25 workers who do not presently have access to an employer-provided retirement plan.

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Burzichelli Unveils Bill to Foster Economic Growth & Jobs by Creating New Restaurant Liquor License

Asm. John Burzichelli Bill Would Provide Tax Credits to Help Existing License Holders

Assemblyman John Burzichelli on Wednesday said he's introduced legislation to help spark economic development and job creation by creating a new type of restaurant liquor license, all while protecting the value of existing liquor licenses.

"As a result of this restriction, there's an insufficient number - or complete lack - of available licenses in many municipalities, inflating the value of existing licenses and forcing prospective restaurateurs to buy a license at an exorbitant price or simply operate without a license," Burzichelli said. "This has created an unfair situation for many restaurant owners..."

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