Raised S.B. No. 914
Session Year 2015
 


AN ACT CONCERNING AN EMPLOYER'S FAILURE TO PAY WAGES.

To allow employees or labor organizations to recover twice the full amount of damages associated with an employer's failure to pay wages unless the employer can demonstrate a good faith belief that it was complying with the law.

Introduced by:
Labor and Public Employees Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/23/2015Signed by the Governor
 6/11/2015Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/11/2015Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/8/2015(LCO)Public Act 15-86
 5/29/2015In Concurrence
 5/29/2015House Passed
 5/29/2015House Rejected House Amendment Schedule A 8643
 5/8/2015House Calendar Number 532
 5/8/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/7/2015Senate Passed
 4/22/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2015No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 4/21/2015(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/21/2015(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/20/2015(JUD)Joint Favorable
 4/14/2015Referred by Senate to Committee on Judiciary
 3/26/2015(LCO)File Number 261
 3/26/2015Senate Calendar Number 207
 3/26/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 3/26/2015(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/20/2015(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/25/15 5:00 PM
 3/16/2015(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/12/2015(LAB)Joint Favorable
 2/27/2015Public Hearing 03/05
 2/13/2015Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees

Co-sponsors of SB-914

Rep. Rick Lopes, 24th Dist.
Rep. James Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Timothy D. Larson, 3rd Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Eric D. Coleman, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.

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