• News for Advocacy and Legislation

    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Marin Builders Association was honored to receieve the Outstanding Business Diversity Award for 2018 from our valued partners, The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Marin. The award was presented at  The Chamber's elegant "La Posada' celebration  on December 5, 2018. The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Marin selected Marin Builders Association for this award in celebration of our consistent ...read more
    Categories: Event Related, General News Article, Community, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Advocacy and Legislation, Human Interest
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    Voters Agree with the Marin Builders Association!In the recent election the Marin Builders Association PAC endorsed: WON - Natu Tuatagaloa - San Rafael Board of Education, https://natu4sanrafaelstudents.com/ AHEAD in VOTES - Lori Frugoli - Marin County District Attorney, https://www.lorifrugoli4da.com/ WON - No on Proposition 6, https://noprop6.com/ WON - Yes on Measure ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Community, Marin Builders Association NEWS
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    PRESS RELEASE  CONTACT: Rick Wells Chief Executive Officer  415.462.1220 rick@marinbuilders.com   CONTACT: Don Jeppson Chief Building Official     415.485.3357 Don.Jeppson@cityofsanrafael.org  City of San Rafael to Publish Report from Marin Builders Association on Permit Customer Satisfaction   In partnership with the Marin Builders Association and the Marin Economic Forum, the City ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, General News Article, Papers/Research, Advocacy and Legislation, E-Communication - Advocacy, Economic, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Monday, July 30, 2018
    California's New Independent Contractor Test On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court, No. S222732, in which the Court adopted an extremely broad view of workers who will be deemed “employees” as opposed to “independent contractors” for purposes of claims alleging violations of California’s Wage Orders.  This ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Community, Economic, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    The Marin Builders Association Working for You The Marin Builders Association and the Marin Economic Forum have teamed up to offer Marin municipalities a way to help assess and improve the service they provide at the permit counter.  The new Customer Satisfaction Assessment program is designed to help improve the permit process experience and decrease the amount of unpermitted and potentially ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release, Advocacy and Legislation, E-Communication - Newsletter, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Permits
    Tuesday, August 01, 2017
    Marin Builders working behind the scenes for our members.SB 1254 – Unlicensed ContractorsProperty owners can be held liable for injuries to uninsured workers and the Contractors' License Board (CSLB) has no direct authority to intervene. This bill gives the CSLB the tools they need to fight unlicensed contractors by providing the Registrar with the authority to issue administrative Stop Work ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, E-Communication - Advocacy, Economic, Papers/Research, Press Release

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