Official Releases

Bill Introduced to Harmonize the Definition of Employee for Federal Statutes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C., September 26, 2017 — The Coalition to Promote Independent Entrepreneurs applauds Representatives Diane Black (R-TN) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) for introducing the Harmonization of Coverage Act of 2017, H.R. 3825. The bill will reduce the patchwork of different tests currently used to define the term employee for purposes of federal and state laws, by harmonization… Read more →

Coalition Submits Statement for the Record: Hearing Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety

The Coalition submitted a statement for the record before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety, regarding Payroll Fraud: Targeting Bad Actors Hurting Workers and Businesses (5 pages, PDF format) Download full text here.