Meeting to consider HB 1819, HB 1829, and HB 1837

Senate Labor and Industry Committee

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 10:30 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B


Agenda

Meeting to consider HB 1819, HB 1829, and HB 1837

Schedule

  • HB 1819 (Labs) – Amends the Unemployment Compensation Law to clarify that a claimant may not take actions, such as skipping an interview, to discourage their reemployment.
  • HB 1829 (Ecker) – Amends the Child Labor Act by modernizing the work permit issuing process to eliminate the requirement that the minor appear in-person to sign the permit and be examined by the issuing officer. 
  • HB 1837 (Irvin) – Amends the Workers Compensation Act to allow a claimant to appear before a workers compensation judge and provide a sworn statement that they understand the terms of a compromise and release agreement.