Whether your municipality has a population of 300 or 300,000, it has a major stake in the legislative deliberations in Trenton. Consequently, an important League priority is the defense of home rule autonomy. Every bill pending before the Legislature that might affect localities is evaluated by the League's 100-member Legislative Committee, and aggressively opposed or supported by the League's lobbying team in concert with local officials around the state.
Gov. Murphy announced the NJ Docket App for COVID vaccination records and urged NJ residents to get vaccinated. The Div. of Pensions & Benefits issued guidance on the termination of retirees who returned employment to assist with the health emergency. Read on...
The current MSA threshold remains in place after a strong push against the change, including responses to the OMB proposal such as submitted comments from the NLC strongly opposing the proposed MSA definition change. Read on...
During the week, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer indicated in news accounts that the Senate will vote next week on the bipartisan infrastructure proposal. Read on...