The National Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights Combats Institutional Racism

Domestic workers like nannies, house cleaners, and home carers may finally be protected by basic federal labor law.  Senator Kamala Harris and Representative Pramila Jayapal introduce the National Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights this week to provide long overdue rights for domestic employees.  The bill would require employers to provide domestic employees with a written agreement outlining expectations for pay, duties, schedule, and time-off. It would mandate employers to give live-in nannies a written termination notice and 30 days of