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Labor and Employment - Noncompete and Conflict of Interest Clauses

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carr


In the Senate - Hearing canceled

Synopsis:Providing that specified noncompete and conflict of interest provisions that restrict the ability of an employee to enter into employment with a new employer or to become self-employed in the same or similar business or trade are null and void as being against the public policy of the State.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carr, Fennell, Glenn, Hornberger, and Jameson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0468
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1440 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Interstate Affairs
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment

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November 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.