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HB 1657 - Contractor Worker's Compensation - Key Vote

Texas Key Votes

Pete Gallego voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (73-71) - (Key vote)

Title: Contractor Worker's Compensation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that clarifies the definition of "general contractor" and "subcontractor" in the Texas Labor Code. The bill includes subcontractors under the workers' compensation in regards to the insurance coverage.

-Amends Labor Code to clarify definition of general contractor to mean a person who works for the benefit of another (Sec. 1). -Expands definition of a subcontractor to include person who contracts with a general contractor to perform all or any part of work, or services that general contractor has contracted with another party to perform (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Contractor Worker's Compensation



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