Welcome to my Virtual District Office!
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Lampitt, Benson, Vainieri Huttle, Tucker, Wimberly & Downey Bill to Help Residents with Disabilities Access Services Signed into LawLegislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Pamela Lampitt, Daniel Benson, Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Cleopatra Tucker, Benjie Wimberly and Joann Downey to increase awareness of the application processes for programs and services available to New Jersey residents with developmental disabilities has been signed into law.
"For many individuals with developmental disabilities, the ability to live independently and be economically stable depends on the ability to access the appropriate housing, transportation and the proper medical and behavioral care. Unfortunately, gaining that access can be a complex and confusing process," said Lampitt (D-Camden/Burlington). "This legislation will help ensure that residents of New Jersey who have developmental disabilities can get the services they need."
DeAngelo, Andrzejczak, Tucker, Conaway & Land Bill to Support NJ Military Installations Clears Senate PanelAssembly-approved legislation Assembly Democrats Wayne DeAngelo, Bob Andrzejczak, Cleopatra Tucker, Herb Conaway and R. Bruce Land sponsored to support businesses and workforce tied to New Jersey's five military installations was advanced Monday by the Senate Labor Committee.
"Our military installations clearly play an important role when it comes to national defense, but when you consider the thousands of jobs tied to the military, the businesses that support the installations and the billions of dollars in revenue that the installations generate, the local economic significance of New Jersey's military installations is irrefutable," said DeAngelo (D-Mercer/Middlesex), vice-chair of the Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee. "Any legislation that supports our installations, therefore, will have a positive impact on our state as a whole..."
Muoio, Sumter, Holley, Oliver, McKnight & Tucker Bill to Provide Assistance Benefits to Those Who Undergo Drug Treatment Signed into Law
Law will Provide Financial Assistance, Job Training & Education through Work First NJLegislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Liz Muoio, Shavonda Sumter, Jamel Holley, Sheila Oliver, Angela McKnight and Cleopatra Tucker easing eligibility restrictions for receiving general assistance benefits under the Work First New Jersey program while ensuring that recipients receive needed drug treatment has been signed into law.
The new law (S-601/A-889) is part of ongoing efforts by Assembly Democrats to lift people out of poverty and rebuild New Jersey's middle-class.