2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries Brad Avakian)|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Vega Pederson, Senator Rosenbaum|
|Regular Sponsors:||Representative Piluso, Smith Warner (Presession filed.)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to wage rate for employees holding equivalent jobs.|
Makes practice of paying employees of opposite sex who hold equivalent jobs at different wage rates unlawful employment practice.
Creates exceptions. Requires Commissioner of Bureau of Labor and Industries to establish certain guidelines and to report to Legislative Assembly by September 15, 2016, on implementation of Act. Imposes civil penalties for violations.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Business and Labor|