NJ 26th Legislative News

November 24, 2021
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Wishing You A Meaningful Thanksgiving

For the second year in a row, we are celebrating Thanksgiving Day with the pall of a viral pandemic hanging over us. The pandemic has refocused […]
November 12, 2021

DeCroce bill tackling Medicaid costs, prescription prices signed into law

TRENTON, N.J. – Pharmacy benefit managers working within the Medicaid program are required to disclose certain financial information to the N.J. Department of Human Services under […]
November 10, 2021


Veterans Day, – November 11, 2021 In times of relative peace, it is easy for us to forget our U.S. Military veterans and the sacrifices they […]
November 9, 2021

DeCroce Bill allowing drivers to show electronic proof of registration signed into law

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce’s bill that permits drivers to use electronic proof of vehicle registration was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy today. Previously, […]
November 8, 2021

DeCroce push to increase annual payments to disabled war veterans advances

TRENTON, N.J. – In advance of Veterans Day, Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce’s measure to increase annual payments to blind and other wartime-service disabled veterans was unanimously approved by […]
October 8, 2021
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Governor signs DeCroce bill expanding age discrimination protections

Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce’s bill expanding age discrimination protections for working seniors was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday. 

NJ's 26th District

About Assemblywoman Decroce

Assemblywoman DeCroce has extensive governmental experience spanning the local, county and state levels – Councilwoman in Mine Hill; Municipal Clerk and Deputy Township Manager in Roxbury; First Chair-Woman of Morris County Joint Insurance Fund; Deputy Commissioner of the NJ Department of Community Affairs.

In addition to her public sector experience, Assemblywoman DeCroce brings a small business perspective to the Legislature as President and Owner of ERA Gallo & DeCroce Realtors, a real estate firm in Morris County for over forty-six years.  She is also President of ABL Holding Company, LLC, a home construction company.

DeCroce was honored as one of the 50 Best Women in Business by NJBIZ and was a NJ Monthly Magazine finalist for Leading Woman Entrepreneur and Business Owner. She was also chosen to participate in The Emerging Leaders Program at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business Administration.

She has received numerous legislative awards, including the NJ Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Legislator of the Year; Defender of the Taxpayer; Guardian of the Family; MC Chamber of Commerce Public Leadership Award; Conservative Achievement Award; Boy Scouts of America Good Scout Award; Displaced Homemakers Network Outstanding Service Award; African American Chamber of Commerce Women Who Empower Award and Guardian of Small Business Award.

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