Montgomery County, Maryland, Sets Minimum Work Week for Building Maintenance Workers

Implementation Date: January 1, 2021

Effective January 1, 2021, under the Montgomery County Building Maintenance Worker Minimum Work Week Ordinance, Montgomery County sets a minimum work week for building maintenance workers. Covered employers must ensure that the minimum work week for each building maintenance worker at a covered location must be at least 30 hours unless the employee is taking covered leave.

The ordinance contains retaliation protections.

Bill 12-19, adding Montgomery County, Maryland Code of Ordinances Article XV.