RI S0509 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 6 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-06-07 - Referred to House Labor
Pending: House Labor Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Comprehensively addresses wage discrimination by expanding employee protections and the scope of the remedies available to employees who have experienced wage discrimination.

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Fair Employment Practices


Roll Calls

2019-06-06 - Senate - Passage (Y: 32 N: 4 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-07HouseReferred to House Labor
2019-06-06SenateSenate read and passed
2019-05-30SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/06/2019)
2019-05-29SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-05-24SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/29/2019)
2019-02-27SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Labor

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Bill Comments