March 10, 2017 State House Update

A focus at this legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly is on the cost of doing business and the benefits that employees receive from their employer. Legislation includes proposals to raise the minimum wage or to mandate paid sick leave for employees. Other pending legislation includes a bill that would preempt local government from establishing wage and benefits standards for employees, leaving that power with the stable government.
Read more about proposals to raise the minimum wage and mandating paid sick leave for employees in the March 10, 2017 State House Update.