2015 House Bill 5071

Senate Roll Call 45: Passed

To establish that for purposes of enforcing state wage and hour regulations, the actual owner of a business franchise rather than the franchisor is considered the sole employer of the workers to whom he or she provides a benefit plan or pays wages, except as otherwise specified in the franchise agreement, or as prohibited by law. See also House Bill 4901 and Senate Bill 492.

26 Yeas / 11 Nays
Republican (26 Yeas / 0 Nays)
Democrat (0 Yeas / 11 Nays)
Excused or Not Voting (1)