Home>Articles>Carpenters praise new law

Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Carpenters Executive Secretary William Sproule

Carpenters praise new law

Sproule calls it strongest stop work order law in nation

By David Wildstein, July 11 2019 9:30 am

The Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Carpenters Union claimed a big victory on Wednesday, when Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill that allows the state Labor Commissioner to use stop-work orders during investigations into tax fraud policies.

“The law passed in New Jersey is the strongest example of the enforcement of stop work orders in the United States, and we look forward to seeing similar laws implemented across the country,“ said KML Carpenters Executive Secretary William Sproule.

The legislation was co-sponsored by State Sens. Troy Singleton (D-Delran) and Steve Oroho (R-Franklin).

Sproule praised Singleton and Oroho for “providing construction employees in our state the protection to be treated and paid fairly and for protecting fair competition for law-abiding construction employers.”

Spread the news:
Filter by
Post Page
Highlight Congress Campaigns Articles Legislature Labor
Sort by

Singleton departs Carpenters Union post

Burlington senator headed to private sector
July 2, 2020 10:55 am


Carpenters union layoffs include Verrelli

Mercer County assemblyman laid off as COVID-19 reduces union revenues
April 3, 2020 10:42 am


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *