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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Eustace, Andrzejczak, DeAngelo & Sumter Bill to Allow Veterans to File for Unemployment Benefits Online Continues AdvancingAssembly approved legislation Assembly Democrats Tim Eustace, Bob Andrzejczak, Wayne DeAngelo and Shavonda Sumter sponsored to ensure veterans have the same access to unemployment benefits online as everyone else was advanced Monday by a Senate panel.
"Currently policy neglects to provide veterans and others the same conveniences in filing for UI benefits as other residents," said Eustace (D-Bergen/Passaic). "All claimants in New Jersey should have equal access to all unemployment benefits filing options, especially those who have fought for this country..."
Mazzeo & Andrzejczak Introduce Bill to Help Put Displaced Atlantic City Casino Employees Back to WorkAssemblymen Vince Mazzeo and Bob Andrzejczak have introduced legislation to help displaced casino workers prepare to re-enter the workforce.
"Just as much as this legislation is about helping these workers pursue a new career path as individuals, it's also about restoring the region's economy overall," said Mazzeo (D-Atlantic). …