House hearing on Companion Care postponed; Department of Labor extends comment period on proposed regulations

The House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Subcommittee on Workforce Protections postponed its planned-for hearing on “Ensuring Regulations Protect Access to Affordable and Quality Companion Care,” due to the death of Representative Donald M. Payne (D-NJ), a senior member of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections. The Subcommittee indicates that the hearing will be rescheduled at a future date. Additionally, the Department of Labor announced that the deadline for comments on the proposed regulations has been extended by 2 weeks, to March 21, 2012.

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