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AB-387 Minimum wage: health professionals: interns.(2017-2018)



SECTION 1.

 Section 1182.14 is added to the Labor Code, to read:

1182.14.
 (a) For purposes of Section 1182.12, an “employer” as defined in paragraph (3) of subdivision (b) of Section 1182.12, also means any person who directly or indirectly, or through an agent or any other person, employs or exercises control over the wages, hours, or working conditions of any person engaged in a period of supervised work experience of longer than 100 hours to satisfy hourly requirements for licensure, registration, or certification as an allied health professional.
(b) For purposes of subdivision (a), “allied health professional” has the same meaning as in Section 295p of Part F of Subchapter V of Chapter 6A of Title 42 of the United States Code.
(c) The definitions contained in subdivisions (a) and (b) do not apply to either of the following:
(1) An employer offering supervised work experience if the employer employs 25 or fewer allied health professionals.
(2) A primary care clinic that is licensed under subparagraph (A) of paragraph (1) of subdivision (a) of Section 1204 of the Health and Safety Code, and meets the definition of a health center pursuant to Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. Sec. 254b(a)).
(d) This section shall not be construed to apply to the educational institution at which a person is enrolled to fulfill the educational requirements for licensure, registration, or certification as an allied health professional. Nothing in this subdivision shall relieve hospitals or clinics or other medical facilities licensed under Section 1250 of the Health and Safety Code that are affiliated with or operated by educational institutions from application of this section.
SEC. 2.
 No reimbursement is required by this act pursuant to Section 6 of Article XIII B of the California Constitution because the only costs that may be incurred by a local agency or school district will be incurred because this act creates a new crime or infraction, eliminates a crime or infraction, or changes the penalty for a crime or infraction, within the meaning of Section 17556 of the Government Code, or changes the definition of a crime within the meaning of Section 6 of Article XIII B of the California Constitution.