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Part-Time Playground Positions to Join Classified Service

November 2017
Number 76

School districts’ part-time playground positions will join the classified service when Assembly Bill (AB) 670 becomes effective on January 1, 2018. 424 more words

Labor And Employment

New Requirements for Placing Community College Employees on Paid Leave

November 2017
Number 73

Assembly Bill (AB) 1651 adds a new hurdle community college districts must clear before placing an academic employee on paid administrative leave. 444 more words

Labor And Employment

Legislative Update: Employers Can't Ask, but Applicants Can Tell

October 2017
Number 68

Employers, including public agency employers, will be forbidden from asking job applicants for their salary history when Assembly Bill (AB) 168 becomes effective on January 1, 2018. 577 more words

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United State Supreme Court to Again Review Mandatory Union Fees

October 2017
Number 67

On September 28, 2017, the United States Supreme Court agreed to review the Illinois case Janus v. AFSCME, Council 31, which challenges the constitutionality of “fair share” or “agency” fees collected by unions. 635 more words

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Houston Mayor Fighting for Equality in Marriage Benefits

Mayor Sylvester Turner and the City of Houston continue to fight for equality in marriage benefits by asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review an earlier decision about publicly-funded benefits for same-sex couples. 514 more words

State Law Limits Impact of Contraceptive Coverage Rollback on California Employers

October 2017
Number 60

The Trump Administration has issued a significant rollback of Affordable Care Act (ACA) rules that require employers to include cost-free contraceptive coverage in health insurance plans offered to employees. 699 more words

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Rescission of DACA: What Public Agencies Need to Know

October 2017
Number 57

On September 5, 2017, the Trump Administration announced plans to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The program temporarily permitted some 800,000 undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children to lawfully stay, attend school, and work in the U.S. 1,295 more words

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