HB1314

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law - Awards of Certain Fees and Costs and Prohibition Against Retaliation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hucker

Status:

In the Senate - Conference Committee Appointed


Synopsis:Authorizing the court, on a specified finding in an action on behalf of an employee for a violation of the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law, to award the Attorney General reasonable counsel fees and other costs; authorizing the court, on a specified finding in an action by an employee for a violation of the Wage Payment and Collection Law, to award the employee reasonable counsel fees and other costs; prohibiting an employer from taking specified adverse action against an employee under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Hucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Economic Matters   View Committee HearingFinance   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Discrimination
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:

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October 24, 2017 1:53 P.M.