SB0481 (CH0556)

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2016 Regular Session



Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal Work

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 556

Synopsis:Altering a specified provision of law concerning equal pay for equal work to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex or gender identity; prohibiting an employer from discriminating between employees by providing less favorable employment opportunities based on sex or gender identity; providing that specified provisions of the Act do not preclude an employee from demonstrating that an employer's reliance on a specified exception is a pretext for discrimination on the basis of sex or gender identity; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Raskin, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Feldman, Ferguson, Gladden, Guzzone, Kagan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, Rosapepe, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1003
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Attorneys' Fees
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Industry and Technology
Job Training
Labor and Industry, Division of
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment
(3-301, 3-304, 3-306, 3-307, 3-308, 3-304.1)

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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.