January 2022

State Updates

 

Maine to establish state-run retirement program

10/07/21

Maine has enacted legislation (Legislative Document 1622) that will create a state-run retirement program for workers in the private sector. Maine will require employer participation if they have five or more employees and don’t offer a retirement plan.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (855)/Comments (0)/
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Maine restricts criminal history inquiries

10/07/21

Maine has enacted legislation (Legislative Document 1167) that prohibits employers from requesting criminal history information on an initial employee application. Legislative Document 1167 takes effect October 18, 2021.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (853)/Comments (0)/
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Maine narrows who qualifies for tip credit

10/07/21

Maine has enacted legislation (Legislative Document 1489) that will increase the amount in tips that an employee must receive to be considered a service employee that qualifies for the tip credit under state law.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (859)/Comments (0)/
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Maine expands family and medical leave

10/07/21

Maine has enacted legislation (Legislative Document 61) that expands the state’s family and medical leave law. The law takes effect October 18, 2021.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (857)/Comments (0)/
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Maine expands discrimination law

10/07/21

Maine has enacted two pieces of legislation (Legislative Document 1294 and Legislative Document 1688) that prohibit employers from discriminating against applicants and employees based on their familial status, gender identity, or status as a domestic violence victim who seeks or receives an order of protection. The laws take effect October 18, 2021.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (847)/Comments (0)/
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Illinois requires masks indoors regardless of vaccination status

10/07/21

The Illinois Department of Public Health has issued an emergency rule that generally requires employees to wear masks indoors, regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status. The emergency rule took effect August 30, 2021.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (827)/Comments (0)/
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Illinois expands leave requirements

10/07/21

Illinois has enacted legislation (House Bill 3582) that expands leave requirements and other protections under the Victims' Economic Security and Safety Act (VESSA). House Bill 3582 takes effect January 1, 2022.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (827)/Comments (0)/
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Illinois clarifies protections against disability discrimination

10/07/21

Illinois has enacted legislation (House Bill 1838) that expressly prohibits employers from discriminating against applicants and employees because of their association with an individual who has a disability. House Bill 1838 takes effect January 1, 2022.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (817)/Comments (0)/
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Connecticut requires voting leave

10/07/21

Connecticut has enacted legislation (Senate Bill 1202) that requires employers to provide unpaid time off for employees to vote. The requirement takes effect immediately and expires on June 30, 2024.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (665)/Comments (0)/
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Arizona's minimum wage to increase for 2022

10/07/21

Arizona's minimum wage will increase to $12.80 per hour on January 1, 2022. The change is a result of an adjustment for inflation.

Sunday, October 3, 2021/Author: ADP Admin/Number of views (902)/Comments (0)/
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