UI benefits bill tabled

TRENTON – The Senate Labor Committee tabled bill S1712, which would provide unemployment benefits for certain ex-service members.

Sen. Fred Madden (D-4) of Tavestock, said there was discussion with the federal government regarding the bill, however he was still waiting for written confirmation regarding it. So, he said in fairness, he was going to hold the bill.

Madden said the comments were positive.