Bill Number S06436 - Relates to equal pay for similar work protections for protected classes

New York

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation

“AN ACT to amend the civil service law, in relation to equal pay for similar work protections for protected classes…

…The principle of fair and equal pay for similar work or substantially similar work, when viewed as a composite of skill, effort, and responsibility, and performed under similar working conditions, and without discrimination based on status within a protected class…

The term "protected class" includes age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,military status, sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, familial status, marital status, or domestic  violence victim status, and any employee protected from discrimination pursuant to paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of subdivision one of section two hundred ninety-six of the executive law, and any intern protected from discrimination pursuant to section two hundred ninety-six-c of the executive law.

Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Asset Development / Financial Capability
Other: 
  • New York State Legislature
Date Enacted: 
12/26/2019
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