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SB 1484 - Prohibits Certain Deductions from Public Employee Paychecks - Key Vote

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (19-11) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Certain Deductions from Public Employee Paychecks

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits public employers from deducting third party payments from employee paychecks without written or electronic authorization.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits a public employer from deducting a third party payment from an employee paycheck, unless the employee annually provides written or electronic authorization for the deduction (Sec. 1).
  • Exempts the following deductions from the provisions of this bill (Sec. 1):
    • Deductions for state, local or federal taxes;
    • Deductions for employee health care;
    • Retirement contributions; and
    • Any other deductions required by law.
  • Defines “public employer” as any entity that primarily relies on tax revenues (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits Certain Deductions from Public Employee Paychecks

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