HB 393 (2019) -  Employment Practices

by Joseph (CO-SPONSORS) Alexander; Cortes, J.; Eskamani; Fernández; Mercado; Polo; Slosberg; Smith, C.; Toledo
Requires employer to allow certain employee's to take paid family leave for certain purposes; specifies limitations & duties related to employer's administration of family leave; provides family leave requirements; provides responsibilities and powers of DEO; provides penalties; authorizes civil action; authorizes award of specified compensation, damages, & fees; provides protections for employee who acts in good faith; prohibits employee from taking certain actions in bad faith; authorizes department to adopt rules; prohibits specified employment practices; provides certain rights for employee who is disabled from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition; reenacts & revises provisions relating to administrative & civil remedies for violations of Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992.
Effective Date: July 1, 2019
Last Event: Died in Business & Professions Subcommittee on Friday, May 3, 2019 11:59 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/05/2019 - 11:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Commerce Committee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Commerce Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/22/2019 - 8:31 AM Member: Joseph Committee: Version: __