Workforce Issues and Regulations
Workforce Issues and RegulationsEmployers Now Banned from Asking Prospective Hires About Salary History
Effective Jan. 6, 2020, employers are prohibited from asking job applicants about their past salary, compensation, or benefits and from relying on salary history to determine pay rates. Employers may ask applicants for their salary expectations for the position, instead of asking what they earned in the past.
- January 21, 2020
Workforce Issues and RegulationsState Funding Available for Workforce Development Initiatives
New York State is making available $175 million for workforce development initiatives through a Consolidated Funding Application.
- November 6, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsNew CMS Resources Promote Cultural Competence in Workforce Development and Service Delivery
The Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office has released issue briefs on developing cultural competence within organizations, leveraging cultural competence to improve worker recruitment and retention, and training culturally competent direct care workers.
- October 29, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsNew State Law Protects Immigrants in the Workplace
LeadingAge NY’s general counsel provides analysis of law prohibiting employer retaliation.
- August 23, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsU.S. DOL Proposes Changes to Regular Rate of Pay for Overtime Purposes
Proposed rule clarifies what benefits, expenses, and perks are included in the definition of “regular rate of pay.”
- April 16, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsDOL Drops Proposed Call-in Pay Regulations
Expensive employer mandate on hold, at least for the time being.
- March 4, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsFederal Tax Law Change Affects Employee Parking
Not-for-profit organizations could be subject to unrelated business income tax.
- January 25, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsLeadingAge NY Comments on Revised Call-in Regulations
Despite new exemptions, questions and concerns remain for employers.
- January 14, 2019
Workforce Issues and RegulationsSummary of Proposed Call-in Regulations Available
Revised proposal includes exemptions that may be helpful to members.
- December 18, 2018
Workforce Issues and RegulationsDOL Issues Revised Proposed Employee Scheduling Regulations
Regulations will appear in the Dec. 12th State Register and be subject to a 30-day comment period.
- December 11, 2018
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