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EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK ACT



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. 


 


SB 19-085: The Equal Pay for Equal Work Act
 
was introduced January 18, 2019. Now we are calling on you, our members, to help us pass the legislation. 

   



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 PettersenState 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.

Photo Credit Peggy O'Neill-Jones
Photo Credit: Peggy O'Neill-Jones


Past Events:

Action Alert! April 15, 2019:  Contact your House Representatives


Facebook Live Monday, April 22 at 12:30 p.m.!

State Rep Janet Buckner and Representative Serena Gonzales-Gutierrez, HD4 are proud to be the House Co-Prime sponsors on the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (SB19-085). Join them for a Facebook Live Town Hall on Monday, April 22 at 12:30 PM to directly ask the Representatives questions related to the Act.




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Click here for the Equal Pay Day schedule of events. And RSVP here to join us!

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Want to get involved? Contact our Public Policy Committee Co-Chairs Gina Glockner at (303) 296-7300 or Jennifer Carty at (720) 508-6000.






The CWBA’s work on equal pay was highlighted with an article in the National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations (NCWBA) April newsletter.

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