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2019-2020 Wisconsin Legislature

Assembly Bill 397

An Act to repeal 103.36; to amend 111.322 (2m) (a), 111.322 (2m) (b) and 814.04 (intro.); and to create 103.135 of the statutes; Relating to: prohibiting an employer from relying on information about a prospective employee's compensation when making employment decisions or inquiring about a prospective employee's compensation and from restricting an employee's right to disclose compensation information and allowing actions in circuit court and providing a penalty. (FE)

Status: A - Labor and Integrated Employment

Important Actions (newest first)

Date / House Action Journal
4/1/2020 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1731


Date / House Action Journal
9/5/2019 Asm.Introduced by Representatives Sinicki, Anderson, Billings, Bowen, Brostoff, Cabrera, Considine, Crowley, Doyle, Emerson, Fields, Goyke, Gruszynski, Haywood, Hebl, Hesselbein, Hintz, Kolste, McGuire, B. Meyers, Milroy, L. Myers, Neubauer, Ohnstad, Pope, Riemer, Sargent, Shankland, Spreitzer, Stubbs, Stuck, Subeck, C. Taylor, Vining, Vruwink and Zamarripa;
cosponsored by Senators Hansen, Wirch, L. Taylor, Smith, Shilling, Schachtner, Risser, Ringhand, Miller, Larson, Johnson, Erpenbach and Carpenter
9/5/2019 Asm.Read first time and referred to Committee on Labor and Integrated Employment270
9/17/2019 Asm.Fiscal estimate received 
4/1/2020 Asm.Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1731
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