Pennsylvania Employment and Labor Law Updates 2022


December

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


November

Work Permits

Bill

House Bill 1829 (2021)

Summary

Amends specified section of the Child Labor Act; provides that the work permit shall be signed by the minor; provides that a work permit shall not be issued until the applicant has personally appeared before and has been examined by the issuing officer; provides that the issuing officer may allow the applicant to appear by video conference or other electronic means, in lieu of requiring the physical presence of the applicant.

Enacted

11/03/2022

Effective Date

01/02/2023

Topics

Wage_and_Hour: Certificate, Child_labor


Minors Serving in Volunteer Emergency Service

Bill

Senate Bill 1027 (2021)

Summary

Provides that a minor may not enter a burning structure under any circumstance except when engaged in a training session for an interior firefighting module with live burns and the minor is 17 years of age or older, the minor has permission to engage in the training from a fire chief and a parent or guardian of the minor, and the minor is under the supervision of a credentialed Pennsylvania State Fire Academy instructor.

Enacted

11/03/2022

Effective Date

01/02/2023

Topics

Employment_relations: 17_and_up; Industry: Firefighting; Wage_and_Hour: Child_care


October

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


September

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August

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July

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June

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May

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April

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March

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February

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January

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