Missouri Employment Law Update – August 2018

Missouri

Veterans’ Preference

On June 1, 2018, Missouri Governor Mike Parson signed legislation (S.B. 573) permitting private, nonpublic employers to grant a preference in hiring and promotions to employees and applicants who are veterans, spouses of certain disabled veterans, or surviving spouses of deceased veterans.

The law is effective August 28, 2018.

Read MO S.B. 573