6-100-010 Definitions.
   For purposes of this title, the following definitions apply:
   "Commissioner" means the Commissioner of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection or the Commissioner's designee.
   "CPI" means the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers most recently published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the United States Department of Labor.
   "Department" means the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.
   "Family member" means a Covered Employee's child, ward, legal guardian, parent, spouse under the laws of any state, domestic partner, spouse or domestic partner's parent, sibling, grandparent, grandchild, or any other individual related by blood or whose close association with the Employee is the equivalent of a family relationship. A child includes not only a biological relationship, but also a relationship resulting from an adoption, step-relationship, and/or foster care relationship, or a child to whom the Employee stands in loco parentis. A parent includes a biological, foster, step-parent or adoptive parent or legal guardian of an Employee, or a person who stood in loco parentis when the Employee was a minor child.
   "Wage" means compensation due an Employee by reason of employment.
(Added Coun. J. 12-15-21, p. 42668, § 2)
Editor's note – Former § 6-100-010, pertaining to procedures for payment of wages, renumbered as § 6-105-015.