1-12-18 ICSEW Bill alert 1506

HB 1506: Addressing Workplace Practices to achieve gender pay equity

Link to the Bill

* LAWS – Majority; 2nd substitute bill be substituted, do pass. 01/09/2018*

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Legislative Hotline:  1.800.562.6000

Why does this bill matter to you? Individuals interested in bills related to pay equity. Updates the existing state equal pay act to address income disparities, employer discrimination, retaliation practices, and the equal status of workers in this state.



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