HB 242/LM/CI (BR 1170) - J. Jenkins, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to employment.
Amend KRS 337.415, relating to court-ordered appearances by employees, to prohibit employers from discharging or retaliating against an employee who is a crime victim when the employee takes leave to attend proceedings associated with the crime; require employee to give employer reasonable notice to take leave when practicable; provide guidelines for use of paid leave time; require employer to maintain confidentiality of records and communications with employee crime victim; create a penalty for failing to maintain confidentiality; define terms.
Jan 22-introduced in House
Jan 23-to Labor & Industry (H)
Feb 18-posted in committee
Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 4-taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 6, 2014
Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 96-0
Mar 7-received in Senate
Mar 11-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)