Tag: National Guard

Smoking Prohibitions On July 17, 2018, Alaska Governor Bill Walker signed legislation (S.B. 63) revising all state laws prohibiting smoking in enclosed areas and workplaces. The law includes definitions, prohibitions, exemptions, employer duties, posting requirements, and increased penalties for noncompliance. The law is effective October 1, 2018. Read AK S.B. 63 Elimination of Subminimum Wage…

Protections for National Guard Members On April 2, 2018, Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin signed legislation (H.B. 291) clarifying that employment protections apply to any member of the National Guard of Kentucky or any other state, not just to those who are members of the Kentucky National Guard. The law is effective July 13, 2018. Read…