Archive for Tag: State of Emergency

Ensuring children’s health and safety during state of emergency is paramount says Dunn

TRENTON, N.J. – As National Child Abuse Prevention Month comes to a close, Assemblywoman Aura Dunn is ensuring we keep children’s health and safety top of mind through a new bill she plans to introduce next week. Dunn’s bill would require New Jersey’s Department of Children and Families to...

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Businesses could benefit from more time to file sales tax returns says Dancer

TRENTON, N.J. – As non-essential businesses around the state remain shuttered and other businesses operate within limitations due to the coronavirus pandemic, Assemblyman Ron Dancer introduced a bill giving them an extension on filing their sales tax returns and remitting payment to the state. “Businesses that are able to...

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Assembly passes bill permitting nonprofit corporations to meet remotely during states of emergency

TRENTON, N.J. – Today the Legislature voted to approve a measure (S2342/A3915) sponsored by Assemblywomen Aura Dunn and Yvonne Lopez and Assemblyman Brian Bergen to allow nonprofit corporations to hold meetings in part, or solely, by means of remote communication during a state of emergency. Dunn, who has extensive...

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Bramnick calls on Murphy to declare a state of emergency to get NJ Transit commuters to work

WESTFIELD, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick called on Gov. Phil Murphy to declare a state of emergency to be able to take special action immediately and issued the following statement: “When people cannot get to work, that is an emergency. This may involve suspending the contracts and...

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