Posts Tagged ‘PAGA’

CalChamber-Backed Employment Bills to be Heard in Assembly Policy Committee

On Thursday, the Assembly Labor and Employment Committee will consider two California Chamber of Commerce-supported bills that could help to reduce employers’ costs and accommodate employees’ needs. The CalChamber supports AB 281 (Salas; D-Bakersfield) because it reduces costs to business by reforming the Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) to allow an employer the right to cure a violation […]

9 Jan 18 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Senate Appropriations Reviewing Contractor Liability Bill, CalChamber Urges Opposition

The California Chamber of Commerce is urging members to ask senators to oppose a “job killer” bill that forces one employer to be liable for another’s employment obligations and creates significant costs for the General Fund. The bill, AB 1897 (Hernández; D-West Covina), imposes liability on a contracting entity for the contractor’s wage-and-hour violations and […]

12 Aug 14 - Workers' Compensation, Workplace Policies - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »