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HB 49/LM (BR 220) - J. Jenkins

     AN ACT relating to employment.
     Amend KRS 337.415, relating to court-ordered appearances by employees, to define terms; 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.


     SFA (1, J. Denton) - Attach provisions of SB 162 to HB 49/GA.

     SFA (2/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Labor & Industry (H)
     Feb 9-posted in committee
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 25, 2009
     Feb 25-3rd reading, passed 99-0
     Feb 26-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 9-taken from committee; 1st reading; reassigned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 10-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 11-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
     Mar 13-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn

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