FAST FIVE: Nevada Becomes First State To Impose Surcharge On Unvaccinated Workers
The approved proposal also stipulates a surcharge of $175 a month for workers' spouses, partners, and dependents 18 and older.
State rules bar making the surcharge on workers any higher.
Nevada's Department of Labor last month released guidance saying the surcharges were legal, and Rich compared them to surcharges on smokers imposed by plans in the past.
She noted that many people enjoy natural immunity, or the protection one gets after having recovered from COVID-19.
But, she told members, the added costs would “burden many employees.” Tyler Durden Fri, 12/03/2021 – 17:40.