Labor and Employment

From the DFL Party Platform: “We promote the American labor movement and the rights of all workers.” Here is supportive legislation sponsored/cosponsored by CD2’s Representative, Angie Craig.

H. R. 6861, To amend the Small Business Act to require collection and reporting of demographic data for applicants of the Paycheck Protection Program, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Small Business Act to require collection and reporting of demographic data for applicants of the Paycheck Protection Program, and for other purposes.(Cosponsors) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig…

H. R. 6697, To amend the Small Business Act to expand the Paycheck Protection Program for certain organizations, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Small Business Act to expand the Paycheck Protection Program for certain organizations, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 05/08/20….

H. R. 6390, To require the President to use authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require emergency production of medical equipment to address the COVID-19 outbreak.

Summary: To require the President to use authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require emergency production of medical equipment to address the COVID-19 outbreak. (Cosponsors) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative…

H. R. 6341, To establish a business stabilization guaranteed loan program and authority to establish a secondary market in the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes. 

Summary: To establish a business stabilization guaranteed loan program and authority to establish a secondary market in the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Sponsored…

H. Res. 703, Supporting the designation of the week beginning November 11, 2019, as “National Apprenticeship Week”.

Summary: Supporting the designation of the week beginning November 11, 2019, as “National Apprenticeship Week”. (Cosponsors, Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 11/14/19.   STATUS: Introduced 11/14/19 by…

H. R. 4916, To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes.(Cosponsors Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:…

H. R. 4919, To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to amend certain hours of service requirements for agricultural operations, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to amend certain hours of service requirements for agricultural operations, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig…

H. R. 3468, To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that sex includes sexual orientation and gender identity, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that sex includes sexual orientation and gender identity, and for other purposes. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the…

H. R. 2142, To amend the Small Business Act to require the Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Enforcement Ombudsman to create a centralized website for compliance guides, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Small Business Act to require the Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Enforcement Ombudsman to create a centralized website for compliance guides, and for other purposes. Cosponsors…

H. R. 2474, To amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.

    Summary: To amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.  Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:…