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Legal rule/Regulation

Maryland: An agreement by a foreign worker to waive certain rights is void

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Date

2018-01-29

Authors

Lee

Abstract

Introduced January 29, 2018

Reporter
2018 Bill Tracking MD S.B. 526

MARYLAND BILL TRACKING > MARYLAND 2018 REGULAR SESSION - 438TH SESSION OF GENERAL ASSEMBLY > SENATE BILL 526 > 2018 Bill Tracking MD S.B. 526

Last Action: January 31, 2018; Hearing Scheduled 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis
Provides that an agreement by a foreign worker to waive certain rights is void as contrary to public policy; requires an individual to be licensed by the Commissioner before the individual may perform a foreign labor contracting service in the State for consideration; provides that a certain license authorizes the licensee to perform foreign labor contracting services for consideration; requires a licensee to take certain actions while performing a foreign labor contracting service in the State.

Status

01/29/2018
INTRODUCED.

01/29/2018
To SENATE Committee on FINANCE.

01/31/2018
Hearing Scheduled 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsor(s)

Lee

Classification

Subject: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT- MISC, Alien Labor, POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT, STATE & FED ELECTED & APPTD OFFICIALS- EXEC BRANCH

Load-Date: February 2, 2018

MARYLAND BILL TRACKING
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Issuing organization

Maryland Senate (U.S.A.)

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Economic sectors

General relevance - all sectors

Content types

Current Policy and Systemic/state violation of right/freedom

Target groups

Policymakers

Geographical focuses

United States and National relevance

Languages

English