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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.1778 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act relative to independent contractors

By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1778) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to labor laws governing certain independent contractors. Labor and Workforce Development.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Martha M. Walz

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to adjust the requirements for independent contractors, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill H.1778
Date Branch Action
1/22/2013 House Referred to the committee on Labor and Workforce Development
1/22/2013 Senate Senate concurred
7/24/2013 Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/16/2013 from 10:00 AM-03:00 PM in Cary Hall
3/20/2014 House Reporting date extended to Thursday July 31, 2014, pending concurrence
4/3/2014 Senate Amendment (changing reporting date to Thursday May 01, 2014) adopted, pending concurrence
4/22/2014 House House concurred
9/8/2014 House Accompanied a study order, see H4446

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