Introduced by Representative Klein of East Montpelier
Subject: Labor; unemployment compensation; newspaper carriers; exemption
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to exempt newspaper carriers from unemployment compensation coverage.
AN ACT RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION AND NEWSPAPER CARRIERS
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 21 V.S.A. § 1301(6)(C)(xxi) is added to read:
(6)(C) The term “employment” shall not include:
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(xxi) Service performed by an individual under the age of 18 delivering or distributing newspapers or shopping news, not including delivering or distributing to any point for subsequent delivery or distribution.
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