Governor Phil Murphy

Governor Murphy Takes Action on Legislation


TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy signed the following bills into law:

A-3914/S-2376 (Taliaferro, Moen, Vainieri Huttle/Greenstein, A.M. Bucco) – Provides for employment, retention, and benefits during public health hazard posed by coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) of certain public employees

A-4134/S-2722 (Downey, Houghtaling, Verrelli/Scutari, Singleton) – Concerns workers’ compensation; revises effective date of P.L.2019, c.387 to clarify that law applies to cases pending, but not yet settled, or filed on or after date of enactment; increases burial expense allowance