1837.E AMS BRAU S5220.1
EHB 1837 - S AMD TO LCTA COMM AMD (S-4929.1/22) 1367
By Senator Braun
On page 2, line 27, after "repealed." strike "((The))For employee home offices, the" and insert "The"
Beginning on page 2, line 30, after "until" strike all material through "administration." on page 3, line 4 and insert "((and to the extent required by congress or the federal occupational safety and health administration))the department develops a job displacement and retraining plan in collaboration with the employment security department and state workforce training and education coordinating board for employees whose jobs are replaced by automation."
EFFECT: Removes the bill's repeal of the restriction on regulating work-related musculoskeletal disorders and ergonomics for nonhome offices and the provisions limiting L&I from adopting more than one industry or occupation standard per year until 1-1-2027 and instead provides that L&I may not adopt similar rules until it develops a job displacement and retraining plan for employees whose jobs are replaced by automation.
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