Overview: SB 1090 prohibits neutrality agreements and apprenticeship program participation from being required in public works contracts.
League Position:OPPOSE - The League opposes the bill as it preempts local decision making.
Summary: SB 1090 prohibits agencies and political subdivisions from requiring, as a condition of or a factor in a public works contract, entrance into a neutrality agreement with any labor organization or participation in or contribution to an apprenticeship program that is registered with the United States Department of Labor. A neutrality agreement is an agreement to remain neutral toward any labor organization.
04/01/15: signed by the governor. Chapter 144, Laws 2015.
03/24/15: passed House 33-24; ready for governor
03/24/15: House COW approved
03/23/15: from House rules okay.
03/03/15: from House gov-higher ed do pass
02/26/15: The bill passed the House Government and Higher Education Committee by a vote of 6-3. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.