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Issue: Updates on the Classification and Definition of Independent Contractor
Affects:  Those who build pools/spas
Send comments to:  Jennifer Hatfield,
jhatfield@apsp.org
Bill Summary: This bill seeks to clarify the definition of "employee" in Washington state and provide a regulatory and benefits structure for nonemployee workers, and establish workers' boards for independent contractors and the companies that rely on their services.  This bill also clarifies the definition for independent contractors and what constitutes being classified as an independent contractor. 
Status: This bill will be heard February 5, 2019. 
Current version: http://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate%20Bills/5690.pdf