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Wage and Hour Compliance Laws and Regulations

(8 days ago) The New Jersey State Wage and Hour Law establishes a minimum wage rate and overtime rate for all workers in New Jersey that are covered by the Act. The law requires the payment of time and one half per hour for actual hours worked in excess of 40 hours, with certain exemptions. Review the law here.

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State of New Jersey

(4 days ago) Free public access to Administrative Code and New Jersey's Statutes are available through the following online resources: Office of Administrative Law. (Administrative Code) Rutger School of Law (Statutes) NJ State Library - NJ Register (Statutes) NJ legislature Site (Statutes) Hint: Copy the code below (ex: 5:5-22) and paste it into the search

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New Jersey Department of State

(2 days ago) Notwithstanding the provisions of any other law to the contrary, in any county, other than a county having adopted a form of government authorized under the provisions of P.L. 1972, c. 154 (C. 40:41A-1 et seq.), a proposition may be submitted to the voters of the county to change the term of office for the members of the board of chosen

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New Jersey Department of State

(8 days ago) In January 2014, the Governor signed into law P.L. 2013, c. 259. Pursuant to that statute the Department of State provides the following Laws and Regulations as a service to our users. The Laws and Regulations displayed here have been copied from: NJ Statutes Annotated (NJSA) NJ Administrative Code (NJAC) Executive Orders Index

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NEW JERSEY TEMPORARY DISABILITY BENEFITS LAW

(7 days ago) TEMPORARY DISABILITY BENEFITS LAW ARTICLE I 43:21-25. Short title This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Temporary Disability Benefits Law." L.1948, c. 110, p. 586, s. 1. 43:21-26. Purpose This act shall be liberally construed as remedial legislation enacted upon the following declarations of public policy and legislative findings of

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs …

(9 days ago) Under previously existing law, first responders and firefighters had the burden of proving causation for their illnesses, which often required a significant expense of time and resources. This new law reforms New Jersey’s workers’ compensation law to create a rebuttable presumption of coverage for public safety workers for certain illnesses.

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs …

(Just Now) That is what we did with this law and I am proud to have been a part of it.” “The loss of millions of jobs and the resulting economic crisis caused by the pandemic has the potential to trigger an eviction tsunami in the coming months if we do not act now,” said Assembly sponsors Britnee Timberlake, Benjie Wimberly, Angela McKnight, and

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The Official Web Site for The State of New Jersey

(4 days ago) Disclosure Permitted by Law: We may disclose your personal information to law enforcement authorities, other government or public agencies or officials, regulators, and/or to any other person or entity having appropriate legal authority or justification for receipt of your information, if required or permitted to do so by law or legal process

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs “LGBTQI+

(Just Now) This law is an important step in New Jersey’s continued protection and support of LGBTQI+ individuals throughout their lifespans, including persons with medical conditions and disabilities." “This law will provide much needed protections for LGBTQI+ and people living with HIV in long-term care,” said New Jersey Long-Term Care Ombudsman

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NJ’s Ban on Plastic Carryout Bags & Polystyrene Foam in

(9 days ago) Under the law (P.L.2020 c.117), a reusable carryout bag is defined as one that: 1. is made of polypropylene fabric, PET non-woven fabric, nylon, cloth, hemp product, or other washable fabric, and 2. has stitched handles (either thread or ultrasonic), and 3. is designed and manufactured for at least 125 reuses. WHERE CAN A BUSINESS PURCHASE

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs Legislative

(9 days ago) The Governor signed the following four bills into law: • A5509 (Mosquera, Timberlake, Mukherji/Ruiz, Pou) – Requires health benefits and Medicaid coverage for breastfeeding support. • S3159 (Weinberg, Greenstein/Vainieri Huttle, Reynolds-Jackson, Mukherji) - Requires Medicaid coverage for pasteurized donated human breast milk under certain circumstances.

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs Legislation

(Just Now) TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation, A4640/S2886, amending New Jersey’s standby guardianship laws to expand caregivers’ ability to make prospective alternative arrangements for their children in case of an emergency. This new law will help streamline the process to allow parents and guardians to designate alternative caregivers temporarily wit

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Wage and Hour Compliance NJ State Prevailing Wage Act

(1 days ago) (b) As an alternative to or in addition to any other sanctions provided by law for violations of any provision of P.L.1963, c. 150 (C. 34:11-56.25 et seq.), when the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development finds that an employer has violated that act, the commissioner is authorized to assess and collect administrative penalties, up to a

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State Ethics Commission New Jersey Conflicts of Interest Law

(5 days ago) New Jersey Conflicts of Interest Law. 52:13D-12. Legislative findings. The Legislature finds and declares: (a) In our representative form of government, it is essential that the conduct of public officials and employees shall hold the respect and confidence of the people. Public officials must, therefore, avoid conduct which is in violation of

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Cannabis Related Laws

(2 days ago) Federal Law. he Controlled Substances Act, 21 U.S.C. §§ 801 et seq., prohibits the cultivation, distribution, and possession of marijuana, for any reason, regardless of state law. New Jersey’s cannabis regulations conflict with Federal law, however “States are not required to enforce [Federal] law or prosecute people for engaging in

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Federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the New

(3 days ago) Leave notice for a serious health condition of a child, parent, spouse, adoptive parent, foster parent, step-parent or parent-in-law must be given 15 days in advance …

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Wage and Hour Compliance Selected NJ State Labor Laws

(6 days ago) Wage Payment Law (N.J.S.A. 34:11-4.1 et seq.) and Wage and Hour Law (N.J.S.A. 34:11-56a et seq.) Each employer must keep a record of each employee which contains the following information: 1. The name of the employee; 2. The address of the employee; 3. The birth date of the employee if the employee is under the age of 18; 4.

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Department of Labor and Workforce Development Wage and

(8 days ago) The law permits employers to create policies that provide additional leave time. CHILD LABOR - The New Jersey Child Labor Law and Regulations specify the hours of work for minors, the type of occupations permitted to be performed, and the issuance of proper employment certificates for all minors under 18 years of age.

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Civil Service Commission Promotional Law Enforcement

(7 days ago) For all other law enforcement promotional exams (e.g., State Correctional Police Officer series, Sheriff’s Officer series, County Correction Officer series), only the seniority score is used; record of service is not considered for these titles. More information about seniority credits can be found in N.J.A.C. 4A:4-2.15 Rating of examinations.

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Provider Responsibilities and the Stephen Komninos’ Law

(3 days ago) The Stephen Komninos’ Law This law, P.L.2017, c.238, strengthens protections for individuals with developmental disabilities Effective May 1, 2018, every person who is employed by any DHS-funded, licensed or regulated program serving adults with developmental disabilities is subject to the

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Wage and Hour Compliance Child Labor Laws and Regulations

(8 days ago) Repealed by L.1962, c. 91, §10. 34:2-21.3. Minors under 18; hours of labor. 34:2-21.4. Lunch period for minors under 18. 34:2-21.5. Posting of law, list of prohibited occupations and schedule of hours of labor; permitting minors to begin later or stop earlier than time stated in schedule.

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs Mental

(Just Now) The law (A2031/S1339) requires health insurers to provide coverage for mental health conditions and substance use disorders under the same terms and conditions as provided for any other sickness and to meet the requirements of the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act. The federal law enacted in 2008 requires equal coverag

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Department of Labor and Workforce Development New Jersey

(2 days ago) Effective September 1, 2011, the “New Jersey First Act” contains new residency requirements for most public officers and employees. Current, new, or prospective public employees should be aware that the New Jersey First Act, N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L. 2011, Chapter 70), requires employees of all public employers (for example, state, county, and municipal governments), public agencies

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs Bills to

(Just Now) This law will encourage municipalities to incorporate charging and refueling stations in their redevelopment plans to increase the number of stations throughout our state. The more places our residents can go to recharge or refuel their ZEV, the more practical and appealing these vehicles will be.”

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State of New Jersey

(1 days ago) Specifically, the law states: “A law enforcement officer…shall be guilty of a crime of official deprivation of civil rights as defined in section 2 of P.L.2003, c.31 45 (C.2C:30-6) if that officer knowingly violates the provisions of subsection a. of section 1 of P.L.1979, c.264 (C.2C:33-15) that address law enforcement

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NJ Department of Law & Public Safety

(4 days ago) 1. State Law requires that in order to request access to government records, you must complete, sign and date a written request for access and deliver it in person or by mail during regular business hours to the appropriate custodian of the record requested.

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Firearms Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) New Jersey

(2 days ago) Qualified retired law enforcement officers that have registered a handgun(s) with the New Jersey State Police as part of the Retired Police Officers permit to carry program may possess a magazine with a capacity of up to 15 rounds of ammunition for that specific registered handgun(s).

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Governor's Council on Mental Health Stigma Legislation

(7 days ago) The parity law for New Jersey requires that every individual and group hospital service corporation contract that provides hospital or medical expense benefits and is delivered, issued, executed, or renewed shall provide coverage for biologically based mental illness under the same terms and conditions as provided for any other sickness

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BODY WORN CAMERA

(9 days ago) law enforcement functions. And while P.L. 2020, c. 128 & 129 provide the basic framework for BWC use, this Policy seeks to provide additional guidance for the requirements that all departments must now satisfy. Law enforcement agencies are nonetheless expressly authorized to impose additional requirements beyond—but not inconsistent with—those

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Governor Murphy Signs “Timothy J. Piazza’s Law”

(Just Now) This law will be the stiffest in the country and will hopefully deter this bad behavior and hold those accountable who choose to put someone's well-being and/or life at risk as part of an initiation ritual." "Timothy Piazza of Readington was a 19-year-old Penn State University student who tragically died in 2017 during a fraternity hazing ritual.

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Wage and Hour Compliance NJ State Wage and Hour Laws and

(5 days ago) As an alternative to or in addition to any other sanctions provided by law for violations of the "New Jersey State Wage and Hour Law," P.L.1966, c. 113 (C.34:11-56a et seq.), when the Commissioner of Labor finds that an individual has violated that act, the commissioner is authorized to assess and collect administrative penalties, up to a

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New Jersey Cannabis Law Update

(5 days ago) Jersey, for Hon. H. Lee Sarokin (retired) and holds a J.D. from Rutgers Law School, Newark. DAG Jana R. DiCosmo is a member of the Employment Counseling and Labor Section of the Division of Law, where she represents the State and its agencies in employment-related matters,

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Office of the Governor Governor Murphy Signs Legislation

(9 days ago) TRENTON - Governor Phil Murphy today signed S1923 and S2674 into law to further protect animal rights across New Jersey. “As long-time dog owners, animal welfare is close to my and Tammy’s hearts,” said Governor Phil Murphy.. “I am proud to sign these bills that will protect animals in danger of abuse and treat our four-legged residents with the compassion they deserve.”

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Wage and Hour Compliance Youth Employment

(6 days ago) The Child Labor Law protects workers under the age of 18 by limiting the number of hours they can work and imposing restrictions on the types of work they can perform. Among other requirements, the law stipulates that: All minors under the age of 18 who work in New Jersey must have an employment certificate, also known as "working papers," or a special permit (for agriculture, newspaper

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Department of Labor and Workforce Development

(5 days ago) Per New Jersey Unemployment Compensation Law 43:21-19(i)6(A)(B)(C), a worker should be considered an employee unless all the following circumstances apply:. The individual has been and will continue to be free from control or direction over the performance of work performed, both under contract of service and in fact; and The work is either outside the usual course of the business for which

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Legal Aspects Of Domestic Violence

(9 days ago) Law enforcement officers have an opportunity to stop the escalation of violence in the home. By enforcing the domestic violence laws, the officer provides the most effective deterrent to future abuse. Domestic violence is a learned behavior. About 85% of all abusive partners were battered as

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Department of Labor and Workforce Development Legal Notices

(7 days ago) The State law under which the Department of Labor and Workforce Development and its various program areas are granted authority can be found, utilizing the above link, within Title 34 of the New Jersey Statutes, entitled “Labor and Workmen’s Compensation.” There is also relevant State enabling legislation at N.J.S.A. 43:21-1 et seq

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NEW JERSEY TEMPORARY DISABILITY BENEFITS LAW

(6 days ago) State who were covered by the "unemployment compensation law," and that even that degree of voluntary protection afforded uneven, unequal and sometimes uncertain protection among the various voluntary benefit programs. While the enactment of that law

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STATE OF NEW JERSEY

(Just Now) 2 amending and supplementing various parts of the statutory law. 3 4 BE IT ENACTED by the Senate and General Assembly of the State 5 of New Jersey: 6 7 1. (New section) This act shall be known and may be cited as 8 the “New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory, Enforcement Assistance, and 9 Marketplace Modernization Act.” 10 11 2.

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A Uniform State Memorandum of Agreement Between …

(3 days ago) Law Enforcement Officials 2019 Revisions* Approved by the New Jersey Department of Law & Public Safety . and the New Jersey Department of Education *This document is a revision of the 1988, 1992, 1999, 2007, 2011, and 2015 versions of the State

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New Jersey Office of Administrative Law OAL

(Just Now) The Office of Administrative Law (OAL) is an executive-branch agency with locations in suburban Trenton, downtown Newark, and Atlantic City. Currently, forty-two administrative law judges preside over contested cases in a wide variety of areas: environmental; civil service; Medicaid; public utilities; motor vehicles; education; special education; pensions; civil rights; health; alcoholic

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Department of Labor and Workforce Development Rights and

(9 days ago) The law only applied during the COVID-19 Pandemic and related Public Health Emergency and State Emergency. Learn more and file a complaint here. Federal Emergency Paid Sick Leave: You may be able to provide your employees with federal paid sick leave. You are not required to provide this leave after December 31, 2020, but may voluntarily do so

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