Archive for Tag: Veterans

Governor signs DeCroce bill supporting veteran’s employment in insurance industry

TRENTON, N.J. – This week Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill (A1924), sponsored by Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce, to help veterans in New Jersey obtain employment in the insurance industry. The legislation waives the initial insurance producer-licensing fee for honorably discharged veterans who are New Jersey residents, have passed the...

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Rooney bill creating horse license plates to support riding therapy for veterans and people with special needs clears committee

TRENTON, N.J. – In the Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee today, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney spoke on behalf of his bill (A4800) commemorating New Jersey’s state animal on a special license plate to support the health and well-being of horses as well as therapeutic riding programs for veterans and...

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Push to add ‘veterans’ to High Point park’s name passes Assembly

TRENTON, N.J. – Almost a hundred years after the park was conceived as a memorial to state residents killed in World War I, legislation to add New Jersey Veterans Memorial to High Point State Park’s name is now sitting on Gov. Phil Murphy’s desk. The bill passed the full...

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Committee approves Bucco veteran employment bill

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee advanced a bill today sponsored by Assemblyman Anthony M. Bucco to help veterans obtain employment in the insurance industry. The legislation (A1924) waives the initial insurance producer licensing fee for honorably discharged veterans who have passed the licensing exam....

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