HB 1201 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE
HOUSE BILL HB 1201
SPONSORS: Rep. Renzullo, Hills. 37; Rep. Cahill, Rock. 17
COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services
This bill requires an employer to pay its employees for earned but unused vacation time.
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Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]
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15Mar2018... 0274h 18-2502
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
275:35-a Vacation Time.
I. An employer not operating under a collective bargaining agreement that offers paid vacation time to its employees shall comply with the following:
(a) Inform employees of any policy regarding accrual or use of vacation time and any limits on accrual or use.
(b) Provide a means through which vacation time requests and approvals are processed.
(c) Provide employees with an accounting of vacation hours used and vacation hours remaining on the employee's pay statement.
II. If, upon reaching the employee's date of hire anniversary or the end of annual vacation time accrual period, an employee has vacation hours in excess of the accrual limit, the employer shall grant the employee an additional 90 days in which to use the excess vacation hours. The accrual of vacation hours shall continue during this period.
III. If the employee was unable to schedule time off due to the needs of the business, the employer shall pay the employee for any unused vacation hours up to the maximum accrued vacation hours limit established in company policy.
|Jan. 10, 2018||House||Hearing|
|Feb. 21, 2018||House||Exec Session|
|March 6, 2018||House||Floor Vote|
|March 15, 2018||House||Floor Vote|
|April 17, 2018||Senate||Hearing|
|April 26, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|Jan. 3, 2018||Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 1 P. 3|
|Jan. 10, 2018||Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 10:00 AM LOB 307|
|Feb. 21, 2018||Executive Session: 02/21/2018 11:00 AM LOB 307|
|March 6, 2018||Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 12-9; RC) HC 9 P. 60|
|Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 12-9; RC)|
|Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0274h|
|March 6, 2018||Suspend House Rule 65 (Reps. Hinch, Shurtleff): MA VV by necessary two-thirds vote 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 125|
|Special Order to 3/15/2018 Without Objection HJ 7 P. 49|
|March 15, 2018||Inexpedient to Legislate: MF DV 159-162 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 18|
|March 15, 2018||Minority Amendment # 2018-0274h (Rep. White): AA DV 201-120 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 19|
|March 15, 2018||Ought to Pass with Amendment 0274h: MA RC 192-139 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 19|
|March 21, 2018||Introduced 03/21/2018 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 10|
|April 17, 2018||Hearing: 04/17/2018, Room 100, SH, 02:15 pm; SC 16|
|April 26, 2018||Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 04/26/2018; SC 18|
|April 26, 2018||Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 04/26/2018; SJ 14|