MO HB 587

Author

Jeff Porter
201 West Capitol Avenue, Room 236-A
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-751-2689
Jeff.Porter@house.mo.gov
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Bill Text

Category

Employee Misclassification

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State

MO

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Summary

Requires the Division of Workers' Compensation to use IRS to determine if individual is an employee or independent contractor.

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Issue

Requires the Division of Workers' Compensation, within
the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, to refer to
guidance issued by the Internal Revenue Service, when determining whether an individual or entity is an employee or independent contractor. The bill removes language that defines service performed for renumeration as employment unless a common law test is applied.

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Notes

Dead.

History

12/28/2020 Pre-filed.
01/06/2021 Read first time.
01/07/2021 Read second time.
05/14/2021 Died upon adjournment.