On Thursday June 8, the General Assembly will consider Assembly bill 4870. The bill would increase the minimum wage to $17.98 per hour for contracted transportation service workers at Newark Airport, Hoboken Terminal and Newark Penn Station. In addition, the bill would provide substantial fringe benefits including vacation time and paid sick leave. Including fringe […]
The NJBIA Government Affairs Committee will be meeting on Friday, May 12, 2017 at New Jersey Business & Industry Association Headquarters, 10 West Lafayette Street in Trenton. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end by 12:00 p.m. Parking is available across from our building at the Trenton Parking Authority parking garage (attached to the […]
Penalties for Wage Theft, A-862 Released by Assembly Labor Committee Dec. 12 NJBIA position: seeking amendments
Call to Action Legislation that would increase workers compensation costs for most private employers in New Jersey is in position for a final legislative vote, which could happen before the end of March. If the Assembly approves the bill, it will be sent to the Governor for his consideration. NJBIA urges members to contact their state […]
This year NJBIA’s efforts to stop another minimum wage increase and a statewide paid leave mandate helped make it the most active organization lobbying the state government, according to a report by the NJ Election Law Enforcement Commission.