MD SB959 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 22 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-03 - Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Economic Matters Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Establishing that certain contractors are jointly and severally liable for certain violations of the wage payment and collection law by certain subcontractors if the employee notified the general contractor, in writing, within 180 days after the violation occurred and the general contractor failed to cure the violation within 14 days after receiving the notice; prohibiting a certain obligation or contract right from being impaired by the Act; and applying the Act prospectively.

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Labor and Employment - Wage Payment and Collection - General Contractor Liability


Roll Calls

2019-03-20 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-04-03HouseHearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-04-03HouseRereferred to Economic Matters
2019-03-25HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-22SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-21SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-21SenateFloor Amendment {633329/1 (Senator McCray) Adopted
2019-03-21SenateFloor Amendment {813026/1 (Senator McCray) Adopted
2019-03-21SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-20SenateSpecial Order until 3/21 (Senator McCray) Adopted
2019-03-20SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2019-03-15SenateHearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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