SB 1542 Occupational safety and health laws; increases maximum amount of civil penalties.
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Summary as introduced:

Occupational health and safety laws; amount of civil penalties. Increases the maximum amount of civil penalties that may be assessed by the Commissioner of Labor and Industry for certain violations of occupational safety and health laws from $7,000 to $12,471 and for willful or repeated violations of such laws from $70,000 to $124,709. The measure also requires the Commissioner annually to increase the maximum civil penalty amounts, starting in 2018, by an amount that reflects the percentage increase, if any, in the consumer price index from the previous calendar year. This bill is identical to HB 1883.

Full text:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17101266D  pdf | impact statement
02/16/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1542ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/23/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0221)  pdf

Status:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17101266D
01/20/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/30/17  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 1-N)
02/01/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/03/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 7-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Passed Senate (28-Y 11-N)
02/08/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/17  House: Read first time
02/08/17  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/09/17  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  House: Read second time
02/14/17  House: Read third time
02/14/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/16/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1542ER)
02/16/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/17/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/17/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/23/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 221 (effective 7/1/17)
02/23/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0221)