Labor and Public Employees Committee

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

1:00 PM in Room 1E of the LOB

I. COMMITTEE BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. S.B. No. 32 AN ACT CONCERNING WORKING FAMILIES' WAGES. (LAB)

2. S.B. No. 56 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING SEVERE MENTAL OR EMOTIONAL IMPAIRMENT AND WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE. (LAB)

3. S.B. No. 57 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DIRECT DEPOSIT OF WAGES. (LAB)

4. S.B. No. 58 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AN INCREASE IN PENALTIES DUE TO FALSE OR MISLEADING DECLARATIONS, STATEMENTS OR REPRESENTATIONS. (LAB)

5. S.B. No. 59 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING HAZARDOUS DUTY RETIREMENT FOR CERTAIN EMPLOYEES AT THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. (LAB)

6. S.B. No. 60 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING EMPLOYEE WORKING CONDITIONS. (LAB)

7. S.B. No. 61 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION AND LIABILITY FOR HOSPITAL SERVICES. (LAB)

8. S.B. No. 62 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE RETENTION OF PROMOTIONAL EXAM RESULTS. (LAB)

9. S.B. No. 63 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING TIMELINES FOR ARBITRATION AWARDS. (LAB)

10. S.B. No. 64 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AMENDMENTS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR STATUTES. (LAB)

11. H.B. No. 5054 AN ACT CONCERNING UNEMPLOYED JOB SEEKERS. (LAB)

12. H.B. No. 5063 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF PARDON APPLICATIONS. (LAB)

13. H.B. No. 5064 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE LABOR DEPARTMENT. (LAB)

14. H.B. No. 5065 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION. (LAB)

15. H.B. No. 5066 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN WORKERS' RIGHTS TO COLLECTIVELY BARGAIN. (LAB)

16. H.B. No. 5067 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE STATE BOARD OF LABOR RELATIONS AND THE STATE BOARD OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION. (LAB)

17. H.B. No. 5068 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE COMPENSATION OF STATE BOARD OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION ARBITRATORS. (LAB)

18. H.B. No. 5069 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING LOW WAGE EMPLOYERS. (LAB)

19. H.B. No. 5070 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS AND AMBULANCE COMPANIES AND THE DEFINITION OF EMPLOYER UNDER THE STATE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT. (LAB)

20. H.B. No. 5071 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CIVIL ACTIONS AGAINST AN EMPLOYER FOR FAILURE TO PAY WAGES OR COMPENSATION OR MAKE PAYMENTS TO AN EMPLOYEE WELFARE FUND. (LAB)