2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 216

(SB 137)

Joint employer liability protection.


        ENTITLED, An Act to establish certain provisions regarding joint employer liability protection.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

    Section 1. That the code be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:

    Notwithstanding any other provisions of law or any voluntary agreement between the United States Department of Labor and a franchisor, a franchisee or an employee of a franchisee is not considered an employee of the franchisor.

     Signed March 6, 2017
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