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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6220

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 1809

   

Referred to Committee on Labor and Public Employees

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. ROSE, 118th Dist.

 

AN ACT PREVENTING CREDIT HISTORY BEING USED AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE IN HIRING DECISIONS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to eliminate the use of credit reports in hiring decisions.

Statement of Purpose:

To prevent the usage of credit reports as a basis for denial of employment by potential employers.