Bill Text: TX HB1074 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Enrolled


Bill Title: Relating to the prohibition against age discrimination in certain employment training programs.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-3)

Status: (Passed) 2019-05-28 - Effective on 9/1/19 [HB1074 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB1074-Enrolled.html
 
 
  H.B. No. 1074
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the prohibition against age discrimination in certain
  employment training programs.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 21.101, Labor Code, is amended to read as
  follows:
         Sec. 21.101.  AGE DISCRIMINATION LIMITED TO INDIVIDUALS OF
  CERTAIN AGE. The [Except as provided by Section 21.054, the]
  provisions of this chapter referring to discrimination because of
  age or on the basis of age apply only to discrimination against an
  individual 40 years of age or older.
         SECTION 2.  Section 21.054(b), Labor Code, is repealed.
         SECTION 3.  The change in law made by this Act applies only
  to conduct that occurs on or after the effective date of this Act.
  Conduct that occurs before the effective date of this Act is
  governed by the law in effect on the date the conduct occurred, and
  the former law is continued in effect for that purpose.
         SECTION 4.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1074 was passed by the House on April
  17, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 141, Nays 1, 2 present, not
  voting.
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1074 was passed by the Senate on May
  15, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
  APPROVED:  _____________________
                     Date          
   
            _____________________
                   Governor       
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