(BR 1009) - J. Jenkins,
R. Adkins, C. Belcher,
L. Belcher, T. Burch,
L. Combs, T. Firkins,
D. Graham, J. Gray,
J. Greer, C. Hoffman,
T. Riner, C. Rollins
II, D. Sims, A. Smith, K. Stein,
J. Tilley, R. Webb, R.
Weston, S. Westrom,
relating to wage discrimination.
Amend KRS 337.423 to prohibit sex-based wage
discrimination on jobs of comparable worth; define "comparable
worth" as the value of work based on skill, effort, and
responsibility; EFFECTIVE July 1, 2008.
HB 219 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, J.
DeCesare) - Amend to prohibit wage discrimination based on race or national
HFA (2, S.
Brinkman) - Amend to permit binding arbitration on disputes relating to
sex-based wage discrimination.
HFA (3, S.
Brinkman) - Amend to provide that comparable worth shall be determined
solely by the employer.
HFA (4, S.
Brinkman) - Amend to provide that employer shall make determination of
comparable worth and provide rebuttable presumption of correctness of the
HFA (5, B.
Montell) - Amend to add "effort," "experience," and
"education" as factors to be considered in comparable worth
HFA (6/LM/CI/P, J.
DeCesare) - Attach the right-to-work provisions of HB 328.
HFA (7/Title, J.
DeCesare) - Make title amendment.
5-introduced in House
Feb 6-to Labor and Industry (H); posting
Feb 12-posted in committee
Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to
Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for
passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 20, 2007;
floor amendments (1) (2) (3) (4) and (5) filed
Mar 8-floor amendments (6) and (7-title)