In New Mexico, on Wed. March 6 at 1:30 pm in Room 309 of the capitol, the House Judiciary Committee holds a public hearing on the bill (HB 234) sponsored by Rep. Mary Helen Garcia. Please attend and support the bill if you can. Regardless, please write to the committee chair and vice-chair, urging them to support the bill. This can be done easily from the NM State Page using our E-Z letter writer.
We are grateful for all the support provided the NM State AFSCME union.
On Feb. 25, NY Senator Diane Savino introduced S 3863, the companion bill to Assembly bill A 4965.
To date, the bill count is now 11 bills introduced in 8 states.
Visit the NY State Page for bill details and to volunteer to help State Coordinators pass the legislation.
Rep. Ellen Story and Sen. Katherine Clark and 37 other co-sponsors have begun the journey toward enacting the Healthy Workplace Bill as law in the 2013-14 legislative session. The first of two bills — House bill HB 1766 — has been introduced. Credit the very active MA Healthy Workplace Advocates working with the union for state workers, NAGE, for all progress to date.
Visit the MA State Page, track progress, and volunteer to help the State Coordinators by completing the form on the page.
The current count is 8 states carrying 10 bills!!
House Delegate Linda Longstreth re-introduced her version of the Healthy Workplace Bill. It is HB 2054.
This bill becomes the 9th bill introduced in 7 states in 2013 to date. Visit the WV State Page for details and to volunteer to help our State Coordinators.
Assemblyman Steve Englebright re-introduced the Healthy Workplace Bill.
It is AB 4965. It starts its legislative journey with 74 co-sponsors!!! Read the details at the NY State Page.
This bill makes it 8 bills in 6 states for 2013 to date.
On Tuesday Feb. 19 at 2:15 pm in Room 307 LOB (Legislative Office Bldg, 33 State St., Concord), the House Labor Committee will hold a public hearing for HB 591, a version of the Healthy Workplace Bill to protect only state workers. Visit the NH State Page to use our EZ letter writer to sponsors and key committee members.
Two versions of the Healthy Workplace Bill have been introduced in Florida — HB 149 and SB 308. Visit the FL State page to volunteer as a Citizen Lobbyist to help State Coordinators. Watch the Miami WFOR-TV news segment about workplace bullying that aired Feb. 5, 2013.
Pennsylvania State Coordinator featured on KYW-TV, Feb. 5, 2013. If you live in PA, visit the State page at this website to sign up as Citizen Lobbyist to help Dr. Johnson get the Healthy Workplace Bill introduced and passed.