Arizona Employment and Labor Law Updates 2022


December

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


November

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


October

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


September

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


August

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


July

Misconduct Investigations

Bill

House Bill 2347

Summary

Relates to law enforcement; relates to misconduct investigations; relates to extension.

Enacted

07/06/2022

Effective Date

09/24/2022

Topics

Industry: Public_employer


June

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


May

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


April

Health Care Workers

Bill

Senate Bill 1311

Summary

Relates to health care workers; relates to assault; relates to prevention.

Enacted

04/25/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Employer_Obligations: Investigations, Notice, Policy_requirement, Recordkeeping, Training, Workplace_violence; Employment_relations: Health_care_worker; Industry: Health_care_facility; Prohibited_Practices: Retaliation


Employment Discrimination

Bill

House Bill 2679

Summary

Relates to employment discrimination; relates to sexual harassment; provides definition.

Enacted

04/22/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Prohibited_Practices: Discrimination, Retaliation, Sexual_harassment


Disciplinary Appeals

Bill

House Bill 2340

Summary

Relates to disciplinary appeals; relates to final disposition reporting; relates to law enforcement officers.

Enacted

04/14/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Industry: Public_employer


Public Employers and Union Contracts

Bill

Senate Bill 1166

Summary

Relates to public employers; relates to public monies, contracts, union activities, standing, and state preemption.

Enacted

04/06/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Industry: Public_employer


Municipal Employee Assistance

Bill

Senate Bill 1382

Summary

Relates to employees providing assistance; relates identification, communication and notice.

Enacted

04/06/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Industry: Public_employer


March

Taxi Drivers and Sex Offenders Prohibitions

Bill

House Bill 2108

Summary

Relates to taxi drivers; relates to sex offenders prohibitions; relates to vehicles for hire; relates to criminal background checks; relates to vehicle safety records; relates to zero-tolerance policy; relates to drug and alcohol use by driver; relates to passenger complaints.

Enacted

03/24/2022

Effective Date

09/23/2022

Topics

Employer_Obligations: Background_checks; Employment_relations: Employee, Independent_contract; Industry: Vehicles_for_hire


February

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.


January

There were no employment and/or labor bills that were enacted that were identified.