HB 420 Individuals With Disabilities - Minimum Wage and Community Integration (Ken Capone Equal Employment Act)

Maryland

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation

Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016, October 1, 2020, October 1, 2021

Synopsis: Prohibiting the Commissioner of Labor and Industry, under specified circumstances, from authorizing work activities centers and specified sheltered workshops to pay employees with disabilities less than a specified minimum wage; authorizing specified work activities centers and specified sheltered workshops to pay new employees less than the minimum wage only under specified circumstances; requiring the Developmental Disabilities Administration and the Department of Disabilities to develop and implement a specified plan; etc.

Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • 14(c)/Income Security
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
Other: 
  • Maryland Legislature
Date Enacted: 
10/01/2020
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