Posts Tagged ‘job killers’

Job Killer Update: CalChamber Identifies Three Additional Bills

The California Chamber of Commerce recently added three more bills to its job killer list, bringing the total number of job killers to 27. One of the new additions, AB 2613, relates to the payment of wages: AB 2613 (Reyes; D-Grand Terrace) would change the California Labor Code and make an employer or other person acting […]

23 Apr 18 - Compensation - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

CalChamber Releases 2018 Job Killer List

The California Chamber of Commerce yesterday released its annual list of job killer bills, calling attention to the negative impact that 21 proposed measures would have on California’s job climate and economic recovery should they become law. “Each bill on this year’s job killer list poses a threat to certainty for employers and investors in […]

5 Apr 18 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Many Harmful Bills Still Alive in State Legislature

The end of the legislative year is just a few weeks away and the California Chamber of Commerce continues to fight numerous proposals that could hurt employers, the economy and the jobs climate in the state. The scope and potential negative consequences of some of these proposals are immense, touching daily activities in businesses from […]

25 Aug 17 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Four Employment-related Job Killer Bills Remain Active

Friday, June 2, was the deadline for bills to pass the house in which they were introduced. The following four employment-related job killer bills moved on to the second house: AB 1209 (Gonzalez Fletcher; D-San Diego) — Mandates that California employers collect data on the mean and median salaries paid to men and women under […]

6 Jun 17 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Leave Mandate Job Killer Bill Revived in Legislature

A California Chamber of Commerce-opposed job killer leave mandate that will significantly harm small employers in California with as few as 10 employees has been revived in the Legislature. SB 654 (Jackson; D-Santa Barbara) was gutted and amended on August 11, taking language from a previous job killer, SB 1166 (Jackson; D-Santa Barbara), which imposed […]

18 Aug 16 - Time Off - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »