HB 393: Employment Practices
GENERAL BILL by Joseph ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Alexander ; Cortes ; Eskamani ; Fernandez ; Mercado ; Polo ; Slosberg ; Smith, C. ; Toledo
Employment Practices; Requires employer to allow certain employee's to take paid family leave for certain purposes; specifies limitations & duties related to employer's administration of family leave; provides family leave requirements; provides responsibilities and powers of DEO; provides penalties; authorizes civil action; authorizes award of specified compensation, damages, & fees; provides protections for employee who acts in good faith; prohibits employee from taking certain actions in bad faith; authorizes department to adopt rules; prohibits specified employment practices; provides certain rights for employee who is disabled from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition; reenacts & revises provisions relating to administrative & civil remedies for violations of Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Business and Professions Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/22/2019 House • Filed
1/30/2019 House • Referred to Business and Professions Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Commerce Committee -HJ 51
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 51
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Business and Professions Subcommittee
HB 393, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/22/2019 at 8:31 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 692 Employment Practices Cruz Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Commerce and Tourism
Citations - Statutes (10)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 444.001 Page 3 (pdf) 444.002 Page 3 (pdf) 444.003 Page 4 (pdf) 444.004 Page 5 (pdf) 444.005 Page 7 (pdf) 444.006 Page 8 (pdf) 444.007 Page 12 (pdf) 444.008 Page 12 (pdf) 760.10 Unlawful employment practices. Page 12 (pdf) 760.11 Administrative and civil remedies; construction. Page 15 (pdf)
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