Event Detail – Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development

Status:Completed

Event Date:6/25/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: Wilmington Public High School

161 Church Street
Wilmington, MA 01887 Get Directions

Event Description

Employee Rights and Benefits #1: Workplace leave, Workplace Safety, Discrimination and Tips

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S853 An Act to establish employment leave and safety remedies to victims of domestic violence, stalking and sexual assault Cynthia S. Creem
2 S859 An Act clarifying the meal break law to allow for private enforcement James B. Eldridge
3 S862 An Act to further protect an employee's right to tips John Hart, Jr.
4 S865 An Act relative to parental leave Patricia D. Jehlen
5 S867 An Act preventing discrimination based on veteran's status Brian A. Joyce
6 S877 An Act extending safety protections to employees of the executive branch of the Commonwealth Marc R. Pacheco
7 S881 An Act relative to climate conditions in public schools Anthony W. Petruccelli
8 S887 An Act relative to the pooling of tips Michael J. Rodrigues
9 H1702 An Act further defining comparable work Thomas J. Calter
10 H1718 An Act relative to the fair distribution of gratuities Linda Dorcena Forry
11 H1726 An Act providing for the protection of emergency responders from dismissal Anne M. Gobi
12 H1733 An Act to provide a safe workplace for employees of the Commonwealth and its political subdivisions Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
13 H1740 An Act providing unpaid family and medical leave Robert M. Koczera
14 H1746 An Act regulating Chapter 136 Paul W. Mark
15 H1749 An Act to further protect an employee's right to tips Aaron Michlewitz
16 H1758 An Act making discrimination on the basis of height and weight unlawful Byron Rushing
17 H1764 An Act to establish employment leave and safety remedies to victims of domestic violence, stalking and sexual assault Thomas M. Stanley
18 H1766 An Act addressing workplace bullying, mobbing, and harassment, without regard to protected class status Ellen Story
Katherine M. Clark
19 H1767 An Act further defining comparable work Ellen Story
Patricia D. Jehlen
20 H1773 An Act clarifying patient safety protections Martin J. Walsh
21 H1775 An Act to provide occupational safeguards for employees resulting from the introduction and utilization of video display terminals Martin J. Walsh
22 H1780 An Act relative to non-discrimination training in the workplace Martha M. Walz
23 H3231 An Act relative to discrimination in the workplace Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
24 H2460 An Act extending protections to employees of the Commonwealth Martin J. Walsh
25 H1774 An Act relative to parental leave Martin J. Walsh