Assembly Commerce and Economic Development

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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Singleton & Johnson Bill to Bolster Advanced Manufacturing in New Jersey Clears Assembly Committee

Asm. Troy Singleton Legislation Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton and Gordon Johnson sponsored to increase the number of modern manufacturing jobs available in New Jersey and prepare residents of the state to fill those jobs was advanced Monday by an Assembly committee.

"Too often today's conversation about manufacturing centers on obstacles instead of the many opportunities that new technology has made possible," said Singleton (D-Burlington). "New Jersey has a rich history of manufacturing various products, including food, pharmaceuticals, apparel, chemicals and glass. Focusing on advanced manufacturing will allow the state to continue that tradition in a 21st- century global economy..."

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Singleton, Conaway, DeAngelo & Benson Bill to Implement Fast-Track Job Training Program Clears Assembly Committee

Asm. Troy Singleton Legislation Assembly Democrats Troy Singleton, Herb Conaway, Wayne DeAngelo and Daniel Benson sponsored to help unemployed and underemployed New Jersey residents acquire the job skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the workforce was advanced Monday by an Assembly committee.

"Advancing in the job market without post-secondary education or training is now more difficult than ever before. As such, implementing programs that help people gain the skills they need is a crucial part of strengthening New Jersey's workforce," said Singleton (D-Burlington)...

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Telemedicine, Manufacturing Jobs & Homeowner Association Resident Rights Highlight Monday Assembly Committees

Among Bills Also on Tap: Juvenile Depression Screenings, ID Theft Help, Disqualifying Casino Applicants who Recently Shuttered a Casino, Jersey City Birth Certificates & Earn Your Way Out Act

Telemedicine, job training for the unemployed, a New Jersey Advanced Manufacturing Council and more rights for those living in homeowner associations highlight Monday's Assembly committee hearings…

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