The Labor Committee is the panel that oversees legislation regarding unemployment, workers’ compensation and disability benefits, workplace safety, employee training programs, family leave, and the minimum wage.
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6-bill Domestic Violence Victim Assistance Package, Gun Safety Bills & Halfway House Reform Top Monday Assembly Voting Session

Dam Restoration, Public School Defibrillator Usage & Parkinson's Disease Awareness Also on Tap

Six bills to improve domestic violence victim protections and legislation to criminalize use of a defaced firearm to injure a police officer, establish a statewide gun buyback program and create a task force to study halfway house reform top Monday's Assembly voting session.

Dam restoration, public school policies for defibrillator usage and Parkinson's disease awareness are also on tap…

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DeAngelo, Schaer, Mosquera & Mukherji Bills to Protect & Reform N.J. Unemployment Benefits Fund Released by Assembly Committee

Asm. Wayne DeAngelo A legislative bill package sponsored by Assembly Democrats Wayne DeAngelo, Gary Schaer, Gabriela Mosquera and Raj Mukherji to better protect the state's Unemployment Insurance Fund from fraud and ensure it's used only by those it was created to assist - unemployed New Jerseyans - were released Thursday by the Assembly Labor Committee.

"Out-of-work New Jerseyans deserve this help, and every taxpayer deserves to know the benefits system they pay into is protected as best as possible from fraud that, in the end, only costs everyone more money," said DeAngelo (D-Mercer/Middlesex)...

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