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SB 1356: Employment Practices


Employment Practices; Prohibiting an employer from using a job applicant’s credit report or credit history to make certain hiring, compensation, or other employment decisions; providing specific situations where an employer may use such information; providing exemptions for certain types of employers; providing remedies for aggrieved persons; providing for attorney fees and court costs; providing for a plaintiff to post a bond in certain situations, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Commerce and Tourism
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Commerce and Tourism (CM)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Budget (BC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/22/2011 Senate • Filed
1/13/2012 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 146
• Introduced -SJ 146
3/9/2012 Senate • Died in Commerce and Tourism