PA HB 793

Author

Dawn Keefer
423 Irvis Office Building, P.O. Box (717) Fax: (717) 782-2920
Harrisburg, PA 17120
717-783-8783

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Bill Text

Category

Employee Misclassification

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State

PA

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Summary

Provides method to register an Individual as an Independent Contractor for workers' compensation purposes.

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Issue

Provides that a person may file a registration regarding the status of an individual who is classified for Federal income tax purposes as an independent contractor of the
person. A registration will include: a written waiver by the individual of all benefits from the person; an affidavit by the individual specifying that the individual understands and agrees that the individual: is not an employe of the person; is not entitled to benefits under this act from the person; may purchase workers' compensation insurance under this act or other disability insurance at the individual's own expense; and is not entitled to benefits from the Uninsured Employers Guaranty Fund if the individual is injured while performing services for the person.

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Notes

Pending Committee action.

History

03/08/2021 Referred to Assembly Committee on Labor and Industry.