WI AB 691

Author

John Spiros
212 North - PO Box 8953
Madison, WI 53708
608-266-1182

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Bill Text

Category

Employee Misclassification

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State

WI

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Summary

Establishes that motor carrier safety improvements are not evidence of operator as employee rather than an independent contractor.

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Issue

This bill provides that, for the purposes of the worker's compensation law, the unemployment insurance law, the minimum wage law, the administration of income and franchise taxes, and wage claims, the fact that the operator of a motor vehicle for a motor carrier deploys, implements, or uses a motor carrier safety improvement is not evidence that the operator is an employee rather than an independent contractor.

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Notes

Pending committee action.

History

11/12/2021 Introduced.
01/12/2021 Read first time and referred to Assembly Committee on Labor and Integrated Employment.
12/08/2021 Public hearing held in Assembly Committee on Labor and Integrated Employment.