SB 862: Wage Protection for Employees
GENERAL BILL by Simmons
Wage Protection for Employees; Prohibiting a county, municipality, or political subdivision from adopting or maintaining in effect a law, ordinance, or rule that creates requirements, regulations, or processes for the purpose of addressing wage theft; preempting such activities to the state; defining the term “wage theft”, etc.
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
Date Chamber Action 11/8/2011 Senate • Filed
12/6/2011 Senate • Referred to Community Affairs; Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 72
1/10/2012 Senate • Introduced -SJ 72
1/18/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 01/23/12, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
1/23/2012 Senate • Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 264
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 264
2/15/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/20/12, 10:30 am, 110 Senate Office Building -- Amendments Adopted -Temporarily Postponed
3/9/2012 Senate • Died in Judiciary
SB 862, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/8/2011 at 8:21 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Community Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 1/20/2012 (pdf)
Community Affairs (Post-Meeting) 1/23/2012 (pdf)
Judiciary (Pre-Meeting) 2/17/2012 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 609 (c1) Wage Protection for Employees Goodson Compare Last Action: 3/9/2012 S Died in Community Affairs
Location: In committee/council (CA)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 105770 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 1/23/2012 10:00 AM Community Affairs 8 Yeas - 0 Nays
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