VA HB624 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 10 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-12 - Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
Pending: Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
Hearing: Feb 27 in SR A, Pocahontas Building
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Office of the Attorney General; Division of Human Rights; compensation discrimination information. Provides that any company that employs 100 or more employees shall annually provide certain compensation information for each employee to the Division of Human Rights. The bill requires the Division, by November 30 of each year, to utilize such information to develop a standard for how to evaluate discrimination in compensation on the basis of gender. For purposes of the bill, "employer" is defined as an individual, partnership, association, corporation, legal representative, receiver, trustee, or trustee in bankruptcy doing business in or operating within the Commonwealth who employs another to work for wages or salaries or on commission.

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Human Rights, Division of; discrimination in compensation on basis of gender.


Roll Calls

2020-02-11 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (54-Y 44-N) (Y: 54 N: 43 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-10 - House - House: VOTE: Engrossment (51-Y 39-N) (Y: 51 N: 38 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - House - House: Reported from Appropriations (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - House - House: Reported from Appropriations (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N) (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-04 - House - House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (12-Y 7-N) (Y: 12 N: 7 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (4-Y 3-N) (Y: 4 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2020-02-12SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2020-02-12SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-11HouseVOTE: Passage (54-Y 44-N)
2020-02-11HouseRead third time and passed House (54-Y 44-N)
2020-02-10HouseVOTE: Engrossment (51-Y 39-N)
2020-02-10HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute (51-Y 39-N) HB624H1
2020-02-10HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 20107023D-H1
2020-02-10HouseRead second time
2020-02-09HouseRead first time
2020-02-07HouseReported from Appropriations (13-Y 9-N)
2020-02-07HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
2020-02-05HouseAssigned App. sub: Compensation & General Government
2020-02-04HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2020-02-04HouseReported from General Laws with substitute (12-Y 7-N)
2020-02-04HouseCommittee substitute printed 20107023D-H1
2020-01-30HouseSubcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
2020-01-30HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (4-Y 3-N)
2020-01-15HouseAssigned GL sub: Professions/Occupations and Adminstrative Process
2020-01-06HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2020-01-06HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101373D

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