H.R.4826: Domestic Workers Bill of Rights Act

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136 (All Democrats)

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Bill Summary

Domestic Workers Bill of Rights Act This bill provides rights and protections for domestic workers (e.g., housekeepers, nannies, caretakers, personal assistants, and chauffeurs), including pay and leave rights, and health and safety protections. Specifically, the bill repeals the exemption of domestic live-in employees from certain minimum wage and maximum hour requirements. Employers must provide written notice of termination and provide at...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 30, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
July 29, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, House Administration, Oversight and Reform, Energy and Commerce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
July 29, 2021

Introduced in the House by Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.)

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