VAN DREW’S UEZ BILL PASSES FULL SENATE

Legislation sponsored by Senators Jeff Van Drew and Jim Whelan to support businesses in urban enterprise zones, by providing them an immediate sales tax break when purchasing equipment and other items for their businesses– instead of requiring them to navigate bureaucratic red tape to apply for the sales tax exemption – was approved today by…

“JERSEY FRESH” BILL NOW LAW

Legislation sponsored by Senator Jeff Van Drew to promote locally-grown fruits and vegetables by expanding the ‘Jersey Fresh’ program to baked goods and other food products was signed into law today by Governor Chris Christie. The law (S-1179) designates baked goods and other products made with ‘Jersey Fresh’ ingredients ‘Made With Jersey Fresh.’ “Jersey Fresh…