Introduced by Sen. Mark Jansen (R) on February 12, 2013, to preempt local governments from adopting ordinances or policies that require private sector employers to provide paid or unpaid employee leave that is not required under state or federal law.
Referred to the Senate Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing Committee on February 12, 2013.
Reported in the Senate on April 9, 2013, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered by Sen. Rebekah Warren (D) on June 5, 2013, to mandate that employers grant leave, rather than prohibit local governments from mandating it. The substitute failed 12 to 26 in the Senate on June 5, 2013. Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"