Singleton, Turner Bill to Support Minority-Owned Cannabis Businesses Passes Senate
Trenton – The Senate today advanced legislation sponsored by Senators Troy Singleton and Shirley K. Turner, which would help minority, women, and disabled-veteran candidates enter the recreational cannabis market by expanding access to capital for those groups.
Singleton, Gopal, Bill to Combat Human Trafficking Advances
Trenton – In an effort to further combat human trafficking in New Jersey, the Senate today advanced legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton, and Senator Vin Gopal, which would hold all those who benefit from human trafficking accountable.
Singleton, Turner Legislation to Establish Matchmaker Program for Small Businesses Passes Senate
Trenton – The Senate today advanced legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Shirley K. Turner that would establish the “Annual Business Matchmaking Initiative” program for small businesses.
Singleton, Greenstein Bill to Strengthen Structural Integrity Passes
Trenton – In a move to enhance structural integrity, the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee today advanced legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senator Linda Greenstein to strengthen the State Uniform Construction Code Act (UCCA) and “The Planned Real Estate Development Full Disclosure Act” (PREDFDA).
Bill to Assist First-Generation Homebuyers Advances
TRENTON – In an effort to expand access to homeownership, the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee today advanced legislation sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton and Senate Majority Leader M. Teresa Ruiz, which would appropriate $25 million to provide financial assistance to certain first-generation homebuyers.
Cruz-Perez, Beach, Singleton Bill to Establish Penalties for ‘Boom Cars’ Passes Senate
Trenton – Legislation sponsored by Senators Nilsa Cruz-Perez, James Beach, and Troy Singleton to establish penalties for nuisance motor vehicles, commonly referred to as boom cars, cleared the Senate today.
Sarlo-Singleton Bill to Reduce Required Parking Spaces Would Spur Transit-Oriented Residential Development
Trenton – A bill authored by Senator Paul Sarlo and Senator Troy Singleton would spur transit-oriented residential development by reducing the number of required parking spaces for new projects that are near public transportation services. The legislation, S-3605, was approved by the Senate today with a vote of 22-13.
Bill to Expand Transparency in Prescription Drug Pricing Advances
Trenton – In an effort to make prescription drugs more affordable, the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today advanced legislation sponsored by Senators Troy Singleton, Joseph Vitale, and Nellie Pou which would establish certain data reporting requirements for prescription drug supply chains.
Two-Bill Package to Bolster Home Health Care Services Released From Health Committee
Trenton – The Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee released legislation sponsored by Senator Joe Vitale and Senator Troy Singleton that would help ease the regulatory and financial burdens on eligible residents who prefer to receive health care services and treatment in their own homes or community, as opposed to a hospital, or institutional setting.