ACTION ALERT: Please Ask Legislators to OPPOSE HB923 Which Requires Employers to Enforce Illness Prevention Measures in the Workplace

TEXT OF HB923 – Labor and Employment – Worker Safety and Health – Injury and Illness Prevention Program:

Requiring employers with 10 or more employees, or whose rate of work-related injury and illness exceeds the average incidence rate of all industries in the State to develop and implement a health and safety committee to promote health and safety in the workplace; providing for the membership, meetings, and duties of the committee; requiring that the committee maintain certain records and retain the records for a certain period of time; requiring each employer to establish and maintain an injury and illness prevention program; etc.

Note: This bill is cross-filed with SB728. Please look for a separate call to action from us for this bill.

why icm opposes HB923

Who to contact about HB923

There will be a hearing for HB923 before the Economic Matters Committee on 3/5/21 at 1:30 PM.

URGENT: We’re asking all members to contact the bill sponsor Delegate Peña-Melnyk, and to call and email the members of Economic Matters Committee, and let them know, in your own words, why you oppose HB923.

Please call and email Delegate Peña-Melnyk, and leave comments on her Facebook Page

Delegate Joseline Peña-Melnyk
Phone 410-841-3502 | 301-858-3502   Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3502
e-mail: joseline.peñ[email protected]

If you’re a constituent of hers – in District 21 – let her know!

 

Please copy and paste the following email addresses of the Economic Matters Committee members into the BCC section of your email in opposition of HB923:

 

Please call the offices of the Economic Matters Committee members in opposition of HB923:

Delegate Dereck E. Davis
Phone 410-841-3519 | 301-858-3519 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3519 

Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais
Phone 410-841-3052 | 301-858-3052 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3052 

Delegate Christopher T. Adams
Phone 410-841-3343 | 301-858-3343 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3343 
Delegate Steven J. Arentz
Phone 410-841-3543 | 301-858-3543 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3543
Delegate Talmadge Branch
Phone 410-841-3398 | 301-858-3398 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3398 
Delegate Benjamin Brooks
Phone 410-841-3352 | 301-858-3352 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3352
Delegate Ned Carey
Phone 410-841-3047 | 301-858-3047 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3047
Delegate Lorig Charkoudian
Phone 410-841-3423 | 301-858-3423 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3423
Delegate Brian M. Crosby
Phone 410-841-3227 | 301-858-3227 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3227
Delegate Diana M. Fennell
Phone 410-841-3478 | 301-858-3478 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3478
Delegate Mark N. Fisher
Phone 410-841-3231 | 301-858-3231 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3231 
Delegate Seth A. Howard
Phone 410-841-3439 | 301-858-3439 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3439
Delegate Rick Impallaria
Phone 410-841-3289 | 301-858-3289 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3289
Delegate Carl Jackson
Phone 410-841-3766 | 301-858-3766 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3766
Delegate Johnny Mautz
Phone 410-841-3429 | 301-858-3429 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3429
Delegate Jesse T. Pippy
Phone 410-841-3118 | 301-858-3118 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3118
Delegate Lily Qi
Phone 410-841-3090 | 301-858-3090 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3090
Delegate Pam Queen
Phone 410-841-3380 | 301-858-3380 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3380 
Delegate Mike Rogers
Phone 410-841-3372 | 301-858-3372 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3372
Delegate Veronica Turner
Phone 410-841-3212 | 301-858-3212 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3212
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama
Phone 410-841-3210 | 301-858-3210 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3210
Delegate Jay Walker
Phone 410-841-3581 | 301-858-3581 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3581
Delegate Courtney Watson
Phone 410-841-3077 | 301-858-3077 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3077
Delegate C. T. Wilson
Phone 410-841-3325 | 301-858-3325 
Toll-free in MD 1-800-492-7122 ext. 3325

Please note: Rules for submitting written and oral testimony have changed this year due to Covid-19 restrictions, and can be viewed here. We’re asking members for phone calls, emails, and written testimony only at this time.

Please spread the word! Let’s flood the offices of Delegate Peña-Melnyk and the Economic Matters committee members with polite, respectful, forceful emails and phone calls. They need to hear our voices!

 

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