AZ LEG Employer Organizations


On Mar. 28, AZ LEG passed bill repealing employer organization laws.


  • AZ LEG passed bill HB 2252 repealing statutes relating to professional employer organization (PEO) registration, criminal acts, penalties for PEOs, fees and rules.
  • The bill makes amendments to and repeals sections of AZ LEG 23 regarding labor.
  • Bill Provisions
  • Implementation of the PEO rules requiring registration, and creating classes and penalties, and allowing rule promulgation for PEOs had been delayed until Jun. 2024.
  • HB2252, however, has removed the registration requirement for PEOs entirely.
  • Also repeals statutes relating to registration, criminal acts, rules, and violations of rules, and penalties for crimes and violations; registration fees and PEO Fund.
  • Legislative History
  • On Jan. 23, 2024, bill introduced in the House; on Feb. 22, 2024, bill passed House.
  • On Feb. 23, 2024, bill transmitted to the Senate; on Mar. 27, 2024, bill passed Senate.
  • On Mar. 28, 2024, bill HB 2252 transmitted to the governor for review and approval.
  • Effectiveness
  • Bill effective on Sep. 14, 2024 (91 days after Jun. 15 adjournment).
  • Apr. 2024 AZ LEG Governor Approval
  • On Apr. 2, 2024, AZ LEG reported governor signed bill into law, effective Sep. 14.
  • Apr. 2024 AZ LEG Bill Chaptered
  • On Apr. 9, 2024, AZ LEG reported bill was assigned Ch. 67, effective Sep. 14, 2024.

Regulators AZ LEG
Entity Types CNSM; Corp
Reference Ch. 67, 4/9/2024; PR, Act, 4/2/2024; Bill, HB2252, 3/28/2024; Citation: AZ LEG 23;
Functions Compliance; Financial; Fraud; Legal; Registration/Licensing
Countries United States of America
Category
State
Products Corporate
Regions Am
Rule Type Final
Rule Date 3/28/2024
Effective Date 9/14/2024
Rule Id 206354
Linked to N/A
Reg. Last Update 4/9/2024
Report Section US Consumer

Last substantive update on 04/13/2024