The National Labor Relations Board is engaged in rulemaking to establish the standard for determining whether students who perform services at a private college or university in connection with their studies are “employees” within the meaning of Section 2(3) of the National Labor Relations Act (29 U.S.C. § 152(3)).
The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) was published in the Federal Register on September 23. 2019, and can be found here.
Comments may be submitted through http://regulations.gov or by mail or hand delivery to Roxanne Rothschild, Executive Secretary, National Labor Relations Board, 1015 Half Street S.E., Washington, D.C. 20570-0001. The rulemaking docket RIN is 3142-AA15, and the Federal Register Document Number is 2019-20510. The period for submitting comments has been extended. Comments must be submitted by 11:59 pm on or before Monday, December 16, 2019. Comments replying to comments submitted during the initial comment period must be received by the Board on or before Monday, December 30, 2019.