Bill Status of HB5722 99th General Assembly
Short Description: DAY LABOR-RECORDS-VIOLATIONS
Rep. Carol Ammons - Arthur Turner - Camille Y. Lilly - Jehan Gordon-Booth and William Davis
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Day and Temporary Labor Services Act. Defines "day or temporary labor applicant". Provides that a day and temporary labor service agency shall keep a record of the race, ethnicity, and gender of each day or temporary laborer or day or temporary labor applicant, as provided by the person who requests employment with or is contracted by the day and temporary labor service agency (instead of "the race and gender of each day or temporary laborer sent by the day and temporary labor service agency"). Provides that records shall be open to inspection by the Department of Human Rights. Provides that in the case of a health and safety or notice violation, a private right of action exists for compensatory damages and an amount between $50 and $500 for each violation (instead of "up to $500 for the violation"). Makes corresponding changes.