Here you will find literary tidbits on state and federal legislation as it relates to the Human Resources field. Laws are constantly changing and staying up-to-date is imperative as an HR Professional. We hope you find this blog a useful tool for answering questions and raising awareness of legislative issues. Would you like to contribute to this blog? Is there a specific topic you would like to see addressed here? If so, please contact NOARK Legislative Chair at eat1@eau1eav1eaw1.

Doing the COVID Mandate Hokey Pokey
December 20, 2021

The Legislative Affairs Committee will keep you updated!

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NOARK Legislative Committee Meets with Congressman Steve Womack
September 12, 2021

The legislative committee of NOARK met with Congressman Steve Womack on September 1 as part of an initiative from the Society for Human Resources Management, to meet with our congressional delegations while they are in district. We discussed topics that are currently relevant for the HR profession, for our organizations and our employees. We offered the NOARK membership as a resource for him when considering legislation that directly affects us. Pictured from left to right: Tyler Masters, Amy Fisher, Congressman Steve Womack, Russell Holt, Joanna Alexis, and Glenda Kelderman.

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Bracing for Regulatory Changes in 2021
February 14, 2021

With all the COVID-19 related issues and all the political drama of the 2020 elections, I imagine one of the most used words in 2020 was "unprecedented." Based on how the Biden administration has started, one of the most used terms in 2021 may well be "burdensome," at least for us in HR.

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