In its 2012 session, the General Assembly passed a number of new laws affecting employers. Except as otherwise noted, the changes are effective October 1, 2012. The following material summarizes these new laws, but the specific provisions should be reviewed in the context of specific situations. These new statutes are available online through the General Assembly website at We will be happy to send you copies of any of these new Public Acts upon your request.

Download a copy of the Employment Legislation Summary