SB18-044

SB18-044 - Veterans Employment Preference By Private Employer

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Concerning a study on the ability of private employers to give preference to veterans when making certain employment decisions.

The bill allows private employers to give preference to veterans when hiring, promoting, and retaining employees as long as the veterans are equally as qualified as other individuals. The bill clarifies that employers who adopt a program that gives preferences to veterans are not committing a discriminatory or unfair labor practice.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Latest update: May 3, 2018
05/03/2018 - Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Adhere
05/03/2018 - House Third Reading Passed with Amendments - Floor
05/02/2018 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/30/2018 - House Second Reading Special Order - Laid Over to 05/02/2018 - No Amendments
04/26/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/24/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 04/26/2018 - No Amendments
04/20/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/19/2018 - House Second Reading Special Order - Laid Over with Amendments to 04/20/2018 - Committee
04/16/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
03/29/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 04/16/2018 - No Amendments
03/28/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 03/29/2018 - No Amendments
03/19/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 03/28/2018 - No Amendments
03/12/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 03/21/2018 - No Amendments
03/08/2018 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/22/2018 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Witness Testimony and/or Committee Discussion Only
01/31/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
01/26/2018 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
01/25/2018 - Senate Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
01/22/2018 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/10/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
01/10/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs