Archive for Tag: PFRS

Dancer bill, now law, extends early pension benefits for brave police and firefighters who served during pandemic

TRENTON, N.J. – Police and firefighters who have worked for 20 years, but now face burnout from pandemic service, will be granted the ability to retire, regardless of their age, thanks to a measure sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer that was signed by the governor on Monday. Members of...

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Assembly approves Dancer bill extending early pension benefits for police and firefighters

TRENTON, N.J. – A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer and advanced by the Assembly today would help police and firefighters facing burnout from pandemic service by temporarily allowing them to retire, regardless of their age, if they have served for 20 years. Under the bill (A2562), members of...

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Dancer bill permitting early pension benefits for police and firefighters advances in Assembly

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Appropriations Committee yesterday approved a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer that would allow police and firefighters to retire after 20 years of service, regardless of age, for a period of two years after becoming law. “The stress that comes with serving on the...

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