VT SB 73

Author

Michael Sirotkin
80 Bartlett Bay Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403
802-999-4360
msirotkin@leg.state.vt.us
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Bill Text

Category

Employee Misclassification

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State

VT

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Summary

Creates the Vermont Commission on Employee Misclassification.

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Issue

This bill creates an interagency commission to investigate, evaluate, and address the negative impacts from employee misclassification in Vermont on workers’ compensation rates, unemployment insurance contributions, and State tax revenues, and to recommend changes to Vermont’s workers’ compensation, unemployment insurance, tax, and other laws to improve the clarity and consistency of the laws relating to employee classification. This bill also proposes to permit the Attorney General to enforce complaints of employee misclassification under the workers’ compensation and unemployment insurance laws.

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Notes

Carries-over to 2018.

History

02/07/2017 Read first time, Referred to Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs.