Colorado Legal Updates

Compliance Law Updates Recently Announced:

Last Updated: 1/9/2023

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Colorado Legal Updates:

January 2023

  • Colorado Issues First Round of Regulations and Guidance on its Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) Program (effective 01/01/23)

December 2022

  • Colorado Expands Public Health Emergency Leave to Include Absences Relating to RSV, Flu and Other Respiratory Illnesses
  • Colorado Issues Final Rules on Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program Private Plan Requirements
  • Colorado Voters Approve Ballot Measure Legalizing Natural Psychedelics

November 2022

  • Colorado Issues Final Rules on Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program Private Plan Requirements

October 2022

  • Colorado Issues Final Rules on Benefits and Employer Participation Requirements for Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program, Clarifies Private Plan Option

September 2022

  • Colorado Updates its Paid Sick Leave Guidance, Including Clarifications on Carry-Over Amounts and Public Health Emergency Leave–Includes Updated Policy
  • Colorado Issues Final Rules on Benefits and Employer Participation Requirements for Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program, Clarifies Private Plan Option

August 2022

  • Colorado Amends Wage Payment Law, Requires Notice of Payroll Deductions Upon Termination (effective 08/09/22)
  • Colorado Amends Workers’ Compensation Act (effective 08/09/22)
  • Colorado Amends Workers’ Compensation Notification and Poster Requirements (effective 08/09/22)
  • Colorado Introduces New Restrictions on Noncompetes–Includes New Notice Requirement (effective 08/09/22)
  • Colorado Prohibits Employers From Requiring Applicant Disclosure of Juvenile Court Records (effective 08/09/22)
  • Colorado Significantly Expands Health, Safety and Fraud Whistleblower Protections (effective 08/09/22)

July 2022

  • Colorado Amends Workers’ Compensation Act
  • Colorado Expands Health and Safety Whistleblower Protections
  • Colorado Prohibits Employers From Requiring Applicant Disclosure of Juvenile Court Records
  • Colorado Significantly Expands Health, Safety and Fraud Whistleblower Protections
  • Colorado Amends Wage Payment Law, Requires Notice of Payroll Deductions Upon Termination
  • Colorado Introduces New Restrictions on Noncompetes–Includes New Notice Requirement
  • Colorado Amends Law on Unemployment Benefits Notification–Includes New Written Notice Requirement

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