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Short Title

Clarify status of franchisees for social insurance programs 
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Long Title 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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Effective Date

March 20, 2019


Senate Transportation, Commerce and Workforce Committee
House Government Accountability and Oversight Committee

Primary Sponsors

Niraj J. Antani


Andrew Brenner
Doug Green
Dave Greenspan
Stephen D. Hambley
Michael Henne
George F. Lang
Derek Merrin
Thomas F. Patton
Dorothy Pelanda
Bill Reineke
Craig S. Riedel
Kristina Roegner
Scott K. Ryan
Tim Schaffer
Gary Scherer
Kirk Schuring
William Seitz
Ryan Smith
Andy Thompson
Scott Wiggam
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Bob D. Hackett
Frank LaRose
Lou Terhar
Steve Wilson
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