SB 759 Creates a crime for employers who divulge certain personal information of employees and customers
Sponsor: Chappelle-Nadal
LR Number: 4994S.01I Fiscal Notes
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 1/11/2016 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S99
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2016

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Current Bill Summary

SB 759 - This act creates a Class B misdemeanor for employers who transmit an employee's or customer's name on a public address system or provides an employee's work schedule or personal information to another.

Employers are barred from evicting, harassing, dismissing, or retaliating against employees and patrons that have reported violations of the crime.

This act is identical to SB 62 (2015), SB 563 (2014), SB 202 (2013), SB 539 (2012), SB 314 (2011), and HB 1755 (2010).