OH HB494 | 2017-2018 | 132nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 22-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 20 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-12-05 - Reported - Substitute: Transportation, Commerce and Workforce
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


To amend sections 123.153, 1349.61, 4111.03, 4111.14, 4113.15, 4113.16, 4121.01, 4123.01, 4123.30, 4123.38, 4123.77, 4141.01, and 5747.01 and to enact section 123.154 of the Revised Code to specify that a franchisor is not the employer of a franchisee or employee of a franchisee for purposes of the Minimum Fair Wage Standards Law, the Bimonthly Pay Law, the Workers' Compensation Law, the Unemployment Compensation Law, and the Income Tax Law and to require the Director of Administrative Services to establish the women-owned business enterprise program.

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Clarify status of franchisees for social insurance programs


Roll Calls

2018-12-05 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 8 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-20 - House - House Passed (Y: 68 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-03-21 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 10 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-12-05SenateReported - Substitute: Transportation, Commerce and Workforce
2018-09-25SenateRefer to Committee: Transportation, Commerce and Workforce
2018-03-21HouseReported - Amended: Government Accountability and Oversight
2018-02-14HouseRefer to Committee: Government Accountability and Oversight


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