The Colorado Women's Bar Association has prioritized equal pay as a key policy initiative for the organization, and as such has been working on a robust and thoughtful legislative measure for 2019 for many months.
April 30, 2019: SB19-085 the EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK ACT WAS PASSED BY THE SENATE AND IS ON ITS WAY TO THE GOVERNOR!!!
We are so grateful to our bill sponsors Sen. Jessie Danielson, Sen. Brittany Pettersen, State Rep Janet Buckner, and Representative Serena Gonzales-Gutierrez; to the many bill co-sponsors and partners; and all of you for your work on this bill! Thank you for calling, texting, emailing, and testifying for its support.
Podcast by Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck: Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck Employment Shareholder Lisa Hogan discusses Colorado Senate Bill 85, the Equal Pay For Equal Work Act, with proponent Charlotte Sweeney. Lisa and Charlotte, who tend to be on opposite sides in employment cases, try to unpack the complicated issue of equal pay and the possible impacts of this proposed legislation.