RI H7427 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on February 2 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-06-21 - House passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Expands the protections and remedies for employees against employers who pay wage differentials based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability; age or country of ancestral origin.

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Roll Calls

2018-06-21 - House - Passage of amendment (Y: 73 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-21 - House - Passage as amended lay on table (Y: 59 N: 14 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-21 - House - Passage as amended (Y: 66 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-06-21HouseHouse passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
2018-06-20HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/21/2018)
2018-06-20HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2018-06-20HouseScheduled for consideration (06/20/2018)
2018-04-12HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-04-06HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/12/2018)
2018-03-29HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (03/29/2018)
2018-03-23HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2018-03-21HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (03/22/2018)
2018-03-16HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2018-02-02HouseIntroduced, referred to House Labor


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