Bill Text - HB1169 (2014)

Relative to enforcement of labor laws by the department of labor.


Revision: March 27, 2014, midnight

HB 1169 – AS INTRODUCED

2014 SESSION

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HOUSE BILL 1169

AN ACT relative to enforcement of labor laws by the department of labor.

SPONSORS: Rep. C. Rice, Merr 27

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

ANALYSIS

This bill permits the commissioner of the department of labor to administer certain labor laws.

This bill is a request of the department of labor.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Fourteen

AN ACT relative to enforcement of labor laws by the department of labor.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Labor Commissioner; Imposition of Civil Penalties. Amend RSA 273:11-a, I to read as follows:

I. In addition to any criminal penalty provided under this [chapter] title, the commissioner may, after hearing, impose a civil penalty not to exceed $2,500, as determined by the commissioner, for any violation of [any of] the provisions of [this chapter], or [of] any rule adopted pursuant to, this [chapter] title, except RSA 273-A, RSA 273-C, and RSA 282-A. All moneys collected under this section shall be deposited in the general fund.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

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