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P.L. 2020, CHAPTER 75, approved September 1, 2020

Senate, No. 2455

 

 


An Act concerning professional and occupational licenses and supplementing Title 45 of the Revised Statutes.

 

Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any other law, rule, or regulation, lawful presence in the United States shall not be required to obtain a professional or occupational license, provided that the applicant meets all other requirements for licensure.

 

2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 

 

STATEMENT

 

This bill provides that, notwithstanding the provisions of any other law, lawful presence in the United States may not be required to obtain a professional or occupational license, provided that the applicant meets all other requirements for licensure.

 

 

                                

 

Prohibits lawful presence in United States as qualification for obtaining professional or occupational license.