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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Riley & DeAngelo: Governor’s Veto of Bill to End Discrimination Against the Unemployed Holds Back NJ Job Seekers, FamiliesAssemblywoman Celeste M. Riley (D-Cumberland/Gloucester/Salem) and Assemblyman Wayne P. DeAngelo (D-Mercer/Middlesex) issued statements on Friday in response to Governor Christie's veto of a bill (S-1440/A-2910) they sponsored to prohibit employers from discriminating against the long-term unemployed during the hiring process.