CHAPTER 17. ROADS AND HIGHWAYS.

§17-29-11. Limitation on transportation network companies.

(a) Drivers are independent contractors and not employees of the transportation network company if all of the following conditions are met:

(1) The transportation network company does not prescribe specific hours during which a transportation network company driver must be logged into the transportation network company’s digital network;

(2) The transportation network company imposes no restrictions on the transportation network company driver’s ability to utilize digital networks from other transportation network companies;

(3) The transportation network company does not assign a transportation network company driver a particular territory in which to operate;

(4) The transportation network company does not restrict a transportation network company driver from engaging in any other occupation or business; and

(5) The transportation network company and transportation network company driver agree in writing that the driver is an independent contractor of the transportation network company.

(b) A transportation network company operating under this article is not required to provide workers’ compensation coverage to a transportation network company driver that is classified as an independent contractor pursuant to this section.

Bills Affecting §17-29-11

2011 Regular Session: HB3183
2011 Regular Session: SB557
2012 Regular Session: HB3183
2015 Regular Session: HB2736
2015 Regular Session: HB2889
2015 Regular Session: HB2940
2015 Regular Session: SB385
2015 Regular Session: SB499
2016 Regular Session: HB2940
2016 Regular Session: HB4228
2016 Regular Session: HB4266
2016 Regular Session: HB4305
2016 Regular Session: SB45
2016 Regular Session: SB324
2016 Regular Session: SB430