Domestic Violence and the Workplace

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Relates to labor; creates the Victims Economic Security and Safety Act; states purposes; provides for applicability to certain employers; provides for leave requirements for certain employees; requires certain notice; provides for confidentiality; provides for group health plan coverage for certain employees; specifies unlawful acts; provides certain employment protections.

Date: 
January 16, 2009
Number: 
SB 1038
Bill Sponsor: 
Leftwich
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
OK

Domestic Violence: Leave

Description: 

Requires a total of 30 days of leave during any 12-month period for domestic violence leave; prohibits certain acts; prescribes penalties.

Date: 
February 10, 2009
Number: 
HB 392
Bill Sponsor: 
Youngblood
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
PA

Domestic Violence: Leave

Description: 

Amends the Public School Code of 1949; relates to duties and Powers of boards of school directors; provides for assault leave of absence.

Date: 
June 10, 2009
Number: 
HB 1669
Bill Sponsor: 
Hanna and Grucela
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
PA

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Relates to unemployment compensation; authorizes unemployment insurance benefits to individual who leaves work or is discharged due to circumstances resulting from being victim of domestic violence.

Date: 
February 11, 2009
Number: 
HB 773
Bill Sponsor: 
Turner M
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
TN

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Relates to unemployment compensation; authorizes unemployment insurance benefits to individual who leaves work or is discharged due to circumstances resulting from being victim of domestic violence.

Date: 
February 11, 2009
Number: 
SB 820
Bill Sponsor: 
Marrero
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
TN

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Amends various provisions of the Department of Workforce Services Law; modifies eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits; defines suitable work to include part-time; relates to leaving work due to an illness in the family or as the result of being a victim of domestic violence

Date: 
February 19, 2009
Number: 
SB 429
Bill Sponsor: 
Steele
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
AR

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Expands unemployment benefits to unemployed workers due to federal stimulus moneys; creates an alternative base period for a person who has not earned sufficient wages to qualify for unemployment insurance benefits to include part-time; modifies eligibility criteria when a worker separates from a job due to domestic violence

Date: 
March 16, 2009
Number: 
SB 247
Bill Sponsor: 
Tochtrap
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
CO

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Relates to domestic violence victims; establishes eligibility for unemployment insurance.

Date: 
January 23, 2009
Number: 
HB 332
Bill Sponsor: 
Lee M
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
HI

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Relates to domestic violence victims; establishes eligibility for unemployment insurance.

Date: 
January 23, 2009
Number: 
SB 782
Bill Sponsor: 
Baker
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
HI

Domestic Violence: Employee Protections

Description: 

Establishes employment leave of 15 days per year, and safety remedies to victims of domestic violence, such as confidentiality and freedom from coercion.

Date: 
January 19, 2009
Number: 
SB 673
Bill Sponsor: 
Creem
Retrieved: 
LexisNexis State Capital, February 2009
Type: Bill or Statute: 
Bill
State: 
MA
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