Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Alaska?

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Author: XpertHR Editorial Team

Below are some of the most significant employment-related Alaska laws applying to private employers and which employers must comply with each law. Be aware that there are other laws an employer might need to follow that are not listed here.

Law* Covered Employers**
Alaska Human Rights Act (AHRA) All employers
Alaska Wage and Hour Act (AWHA) All employers
Alaska Workers' Compensation Act All employers
Personal Information Protection Act A person doing business in the state or a person with 10 or more employees

*Laws link to primary coverage on; the law may be addressed in other places on as well.

**Where "All employers" is listed, there may still be limited exceptions, such as agricultural employers or employers that employ only family members.