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SB 6261 - 2019-20
Strengthening the farm labor contractor system by removing an exemption for nonprofits, prohibiting retaliation and the use of farm labor contractors in certain circumstances, and establishing liability for related violations.
Bill Status-at-a-Glance
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
As of Friday, September 25, 2020 10:58 AM
Current Version:
Engrossed Substitute - ESSB 6261
Current Status:
C 205 L 20
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamberIn the Senate:In the House:
After Passage:Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law

Bill Status-at-a-Glance

As of Friday, September 25, 2020 10:58 AM
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
Current Version:
Engrossed Substitute - ESSB 6261
Current Status:
C 205 L 20
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamber
Senate:
House:
Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law
AfterPassage:
Bill History

2020 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 14
First reading, referred to Labor & Commerce. (View Original Bill)
Jan 21
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Labor & Commerce at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 3
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Labor & Commerce at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
LBRC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Feb 4
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 11
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 18
1st substitute bill substituted (LBRC 20). (View 1st Substitute)
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 32; nays, 16; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View 1st Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Feb 21
First reading, referred to Labor & Workplace Standards.
Feb 25
Public hearing in the House Committee on Labor & Workplace Standards at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 27
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Labor & Workplace Standards at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
LAWS - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Feb 28
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Mar 2
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 3
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 57; nays, 39; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 4
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 5
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 10
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Mar 27
Governor signed.
Chapter 205, 2020 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/11/2020.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
Amendments
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