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2018 Regular Session



Labor and Employment – General Contractor Liability for Unpaid Wages (Contractors Payment Protection Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lisanti


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that certain contractors are jointly and severally liable for certain violations of the wage payment and collection law by certain subcontractors under certain circumstances; requiring a subcontractor to indemnify a general contractor for certain wages, damages, interest, penalties, and fees except under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegates Lisanti, Barkley, Branch, Brooks, Carey, Clippinger, Fennell, Glenn, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0853
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment

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February 14, 2018 2:09 P.M.