HB 319 (2017) -  Discrimination in Labor and Employment

by Berman and Cruz (CO-SPONSORS) Abruzzo; Ausley; Baez; Brown; Cortes, J.; Daniels; Davis; Geller; Hardemon; Henry; Jacobs; Jenne; Mercado; Russell; Slosberg; Smith, C.; Stark; Watson, B.; Watson, C.; Williams
Creates "Helen Gordon Davis Fair Pay Protection Act"; revises provisions prohibiting discrimination on basis of sex to include discrimination on basis of gender identity; prohibits employer from providing less favorable employment opportunities to employees based on sex or gender identity; provides exceptions; specifies civil penalties; revises applicability; prohibits employer from taking certain employment actions against employees; prohibits employer from engaging in certain activities relating to employee wages & benefits or requiring employee to sign certain waivers.
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Last Event: Died in Careers & Competition Subcommittee on Friday, May 5, 2017 11:59 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Careers & Competition Subcommittee Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Careers & Competition Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/07/2017 - 10:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Careers & Competition Subcommittee Time: 02/06/2017 - 2:15 PM Member: Committee: Careers & Competition Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Commerce Committee Time: 02/06/2017 - 2:15 PM Member: Committee: Commerce Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Civil Justice & Claims Subcommittee Time: 02/06/2017 - 2:15 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice & Claims Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Careers & Competition Subcommittee Time: 02/06/2017 - 2:15 PM Member: Committee: Careers & Competition Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/20/2017 - 2:34 PM Member: Berman Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
448.07 SB 410
448.102 SB 410
448.111 SB 410