New Jersey Hotel & Lodging Association


An association of hotel owners, motel owners, and general managers in New Jersey that provides assistance with operations, education and communications.


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Companies that provide a product or service to the hospitality industry.

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Allied Partner status is the highest level of the Allied Program.

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Biden Administration Announces Winter COVID Plan

Today the Biden administration announced a number of new requirements aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19. The new measures include the following: Requiring all inbound international travelers to the United States (including Americans) be tested for COVID within...


For First Time, DHS to Supplement H-2B Cap with Additional Visas in First Half of Fiscal Year

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY - Office of Public Affairs WASHINGTON—The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Labor (DOL) today announced the forthcoming publication of a joint temporary final rule to make available an additional 20,000 H-2B temporary nonagricultural worker visas for fiscal year (FY) 2022.  These visas will be set aside for U.S. employers seeking to employ additional workers on or before March 31, 2022. This supplemental cap marks the first time...

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Legislation Introduced Yesterday by Senate President Steve Sweeney

Imposes temporary surcharge on hotel occupancies in certain cities to fund public safety services. This bill imposes a daily $3 per room surcharge on hotel 16 occupancies in certain cities. The bill requires all surcharges to be 17 deposited into a public safety services trust fund and dedicated to 18 fund public safety services for each qualifying city. The surcharge 19 revenues are intended to supplement, rather than replace, 20 appropriations for public safety services that are supported by...

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Announcement of November 8 as the Start of a Safer, More Stringent International Travel Syste

Today, the Biden administration is announcing that its new travel policy that requires vaccination for foreign national travelers to the United States will begin on November 8. This announcement and date applies to both international air travel and travel across the Southwest and Northern land borders with Mexico and Canada. This puts in place a global international travel policy that is guided by public health, stringent, and consistent. Today’s announcement means that on November 8, foreign...

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Record-Breaking Scholarships Awarded to Students of Color

WASHINGTON (October 6, 2021) – The American Hotel & Lodging Foundation (AHLA Foundation) awarded $1 million in scholarship funds to 376 students for the 2021/2022 academic year. Fifty of those students are part of a new scholarship program which partners with 10, 2-year hospitality programs around the country. The other 326 students are enrolled in bachelor and graduate hospitality degree programs across the United States. Since its founding, the AHLA Foundation has distributed nearly $15 million in scholarship funds to promising hospitality management students across the nation.

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Interview with Joseph McInerney, President and CEO of the American Hotel & Lodging Association

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