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H.R. 4972: Protecting Independent Contractors from Discrimination Act of 2018

To amend the title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 to require that individuals who perform work for employers as independent contractors be treated as employees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Delegate for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Feb 7, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Feb 7, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 7, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Feb 7, 2018
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 4972 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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