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Prieto Bill to Crack Down on Plumbing, HVAC Contractors Practicing Without a License Clears First Legislative Hurdle(TRENTON) - An Assembly panel on Monday released legislation sponsored by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto that would make it a fourth degree crime to advertise or perform plumbing or HVAC services without proper credentials.
"Through increased penalties, we aim to better protect the public interest and safety by deterring unscrupulous and unqualified contractors from swindling residents out of time and money," said Prieto (D-Hudson).
Statement from Speaker Prieto on the Passing of Jamie FoxFrom Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) on the passing of Jamie Fox:
"We have lost a public servant. We have lost a mentor. We have lost a friend. We have lost a true New Jerseyan. It's impossible to detail the many ways Jamie Fox will be missed. It's impossible to measure his loss. I will miss him and his friendship, as I know so many others will too. On behalf of the General Assembly, I send my condolences to all his friends and family..."