SC H3188 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-14 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Brawley, J.L.Johnson
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, To Enact The "south Carolina Equal Pay For Equal Work Act", By Adding Chapter 12 To Title 41 So As To Prohibit On The Basis Of Sex The Paying Of Wages To Employees Of One Sex At A Lesser Rate Than The Rate Paid To Employees Of The Opposite Sex For Comparable Work In Jobs Which Require The Same Or Essentially The Same Knowledge, Skill, Effort, And Responsibility; To Provide Definitions, Exceptions, And Prohibit Specific Employer Actions With Regard To These Requirements; And To Provide Administrative And, Where Applicable, Judicial Remedies For Violations.

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Title

SC Equal Pay for Equal Work Act

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-14HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Brawley, J.L.Johnson
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Ways and Means
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09HouseReferred to Committee on Ways and Means
2020-12-09HousePrefiled

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