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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 159

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 745

   

Referred to Committee on LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING EMPLOYEE PRIVACY.

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

That the general statutes be amended to prevent current or potential employers from requesting or requiring that employees or potential employees provide passwords to their personal accounts as a condition of their employment.

Statement of Purpose:

To protect employee privacy by barring employers or potential employers from requiring employees to provide passwords to their personal accounts as a condition of employment.