The Lame Duck session ended without legislation targeting independent contractors arriving on the governor’s desk. However, the legislation has been reintroduced in the same form as it was when released from its second Senate Labor Committee meeting, now as S863.
The independent contractor coalition has been working towards a legislative solution that would clarify and update the standards by which individuals are classified as employees or contract workers. But before we can focus on solutions, we must first be clear on why legislation as introduced threatens wide range of legitimate freelance workers.
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