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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5685

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 1717

   

Referred to Committee on LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. ZONI, 81st Dist.

 

AN ACT PROHIBITING EMPLOYERS FROM DISCRIMINATING AGAINST EMPLOYEES ON THE BASIS OF CREDIT STATUS.

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

That the general statutes be amended to prohibit employers from discriminating against current or prospective employees on the basis of such employees' consumer credit status.

Statement of Purpose:

To protect individuals from workplace discrimination on the basis of personal credit status.