2009 Regular Session


File Code: Private Sector Labor and Industry
Sponsored By:
Senator Stone
Labor and Employment - Employment Contracts - Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing


Creating an implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing in employment contracts; establishing that the Act does not apply to local, State, or federal government employees; prohibiting an employer from discharging an employee in bad faith or without good cause; authorizing an employee to waive the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statute:

Labor and Employment
( 3-710 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered