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May 06

FY 2023 Budget Departmental Hearings Continue

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on May 6, 2022 at 2:18 PM by Lori Buckelew

This week, both the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee and the Assembly Budget Committee continued to hear testimony from several departments regarding FY2023 funding. Assembly Budget Committee heard from the Department of Transportation, New Jersey Transit, Motor Vehicle Commission, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, and Department of Children and Families. The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee heard from Higher Educational Services, Department of Health, Department of Law and Public Safety, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Department of Transportation, New Jersey Transit, Motor Vehicle Commission, and Department of Agriculture.

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Apr 29

FY2023 Budget Departmental Hearings Continue

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on April 29, 2022 at 4:22 PM by Legislative Staff

The week of April 25, both the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee and the Assembly Budget Committee held hearings for the Department of Health, the Department of Environmental Protection, and the Department of Community Affairs.

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Mar 08

Governor Delivers FY 2023 Budget Address

Posted to The Town Crier - Legislative Backgrounder on March 8, 2022 at 8:52 PM by Legislative Staff

Earlier today Governor Murphy delivered his Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Address. The theme of the Governor’s Budget is The Opportunity State: Stronger, Fairer, More Affordable.  The $48.93 billion budget is a 5.3% increase over FY 2022 state budget but does not propose any new taxes or fees.  

The budget focuses on affordability, protecting health and safety, creating economic opportunity, and planning for the future. Below is a summary of the Governor’s FY 2023 Budget recommendation. 

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