WAGE PAYMENT-PROHIBIT CURRENCY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Wage Payment and Collection Act. Provides that an
employer to whom this Act applies must pay an employee's net pay to
the employee in the form of a check or other negotiable instrument
made payable to the employee or by direct deposit into an employee's
account in a financial institution. Provides that no employer may pay
an employee's net pay to the employee in the form of currency.
Provides that violation is a Class A misdemeanor. Exempts payments to
workers who receive pay each day they work and payments to an employee
whose weekly net pay is less than $100.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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