HB 889 -  Employment Practices

by Davis and Joseph (CO-SPONSORS) Alexander; Brown; Bush; Eskamani; Geller; Jenne; Jones; McGhee; Mercado; Smith, C.; Toledo; Webb
Creates "Florida Family Leave Act"; requires employer to allow certain employees to take paid family leave to bond with minor child upon child's birth, adoption, or foster care placement; provides requirements, limitations, & duties; provides for civil action & penalties & criminal penalty; prohibits specified employment practices on basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or medical condition related to pregnancy or childbirth; provides for leave, maintenance of health coverage, reasonable accommodation & transfer, & return rights for employee who is disabled from pregnancy, childbirth, or medical condition related to pregnancy or childbirth.
Effective Date: July 1, 2020
Last Event: Died in Business & Professions Subcommittee on Saturday, March 14, 2020 12:00 AM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 03/14/2020 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/14/2020 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/14/2020 - 11:19 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 12/19/2019 - 4:11 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Commerce Committee Time: 12/19/2019 - 4:11 PM Member: Committee: Commerce Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 12/19/2019 - 4:11 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 12/19/2019 - 4:11 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 12/10/2019 - 10:26 AM Member: Davis Committee: Version: __