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SB-558 COVID-19.(2021-2022)

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Date Published: 02/18/2021 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2021–2022 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill
No. 558


Introduced by Senator Caballero
(Principal coauthor: Assembly Member Eduardo Garcia)

February 18, 2021


An act relating to employment.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 558, as introduced, Caballero. COVID-19.
Existing law requires a public or private employer or representative of the employer, except as specified, that receives a notice of potential exposure to COVID-19, to provide specified notifications to its employees within one business day of the notice of potential exposure.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation that would provide wage replacement for farmworkers and food production workers who need to quarantine because of exposure to, or infection by, COVID-19.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation that would provide wage replacement for farmworkers and food production workers who need to quarantine because of exposure to, or infection by, COVID-19.