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  • Latest Action: Nov 18, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

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    • October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New ... - April 19, 2012 by caffarelli - October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ...

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      As noted by caffarelli on April 19, 2012, "October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ..." (/url?q=http://www.caffarelli.com/test-post-two/&sa=U&ei=YuAVUJbjL4OS9QSHxICAAQ&ved=0CDEQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNE1iAfCAdhGDBewGA4XFBRI8S6pPQ)
    • October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New ... - April 19, 2012 by caffarelli - October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ...

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      As noted by caffarelli on April 19, 2012, "October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ..." (/url?q=http://www.caffarelli.com/test-post-two/&sa=U&ei=3toSUOK_M4K49QTLloCoBA&ved=0CDIQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNG33GocBsUVOv1HNJj0yquK9GRxTQ)
    • October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New ... - April 19, 2012 by caffarelli - October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ...

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      As noted by caffarelli on April 19, 2012, "October 24, 2011- Proposed Legislation Imposes New Requirements and Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification The Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (H.R. 3178) On October 13, 2011, Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) ..." (/url?q=http://www.caffarelli.com/test-post-two/&sa=U&ei=ToERULnbHouo8gTK64DwDg&ved=0CDIQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNEhMleI5LWx-HayBQT2V5N2XNNYJA)

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    • Congress reintroduces the “Employee Misclassification Prevention Act” that ... - October 20, 2011 by Lexology (registration) - reintroduced, as HR 3178, the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (EMPA) on October 13, 2011. Rep. Woolsey was a co-sponsor of the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act of 2010 (HR 5107), which was also introduced in the Senate in identical ...

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      As noted by Lexology (registration) on October 20, 2011, " reintroduced, as HR 3178, the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (EMPA) on October 13, 2011. Rep. Woolsey was a co-sponsor of the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act of 2010 (HR 5107), which was also introduced in the Senate in identical ... " (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=df4a5585-a0b1-4471-811d-b6c8bc1c15eb)
    • Pepper Hamilton | Congress Reintroduces the Employee Misclassification ... - October 17, 2011 by Linex Legal (press release) (registration) - ... recent enactment of a new California law to crack down on willful misclassification of employees as independent contractors, Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.) reintroduced as HR 3178 the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (EMPA) on October 13, 2011.

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      As noted by Linex Legal (press release) (registration) on October 17, 2011, " ... recent enactment of a new California law to crack down on willful misclassification of employees as independent contractors, Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.) reintroduced as HR 3178 the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act (EMPA) on October 13, 2011." (http://ca.linexlegal.com/contents/view/2935300)
    • Woolsey Introduces Bill to Stop Employers who Cheat Workers - October 17, 2011 by The State Column - George Miller (D-CA) to reintroduce HR 3178, the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act. This bill was also included among recommendations sent yesterday by the Democratic Members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce to the Joint ...

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      As noted by The State Column on October 17, 2011, " George Miller (D-CA) to reintroduce HR 3178, the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act. This bill was also included among recommendations sent yesterday by the Democratic Members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce to the Joint ... " (http://www.thestatecolumn.com/business/woolsey-introduces-bill-to-stop-employers-who-cheat-workers/)
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