New Hampshire Citizens Alliance
Statement on NH Senate Commerce Vote to Pass SB 488, Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
"The New Hampshire Senate Commerce Committee voted today to pass SB 488, the New Hampshire Pregnant Workers Fairness Act. The bipartisan bill is a companion bill to the federal Pregnant Workers Fairness Act sponsored by both of New Hampshire’s US Senators, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) and Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R)..." Click here for full release.
Senator Dan Feltes Commends House Passage of Flexible Work Arrangements Legislation
"Sen.Dan Feltes (D-Concord), the prime sponsor of SB 416, which prohibits employers from retaliating against employees who request flexible work arrangements, released the following statement afterthe House passed SB 416 yesterday..." Click here for full release.
Statement on SB 488
"SB 488 in its original version was relative to reasonable accommodations for pregnant workers. It was a bi-partisan, business and family friendly bill that supported equal employment opportunities for women staying in the workforce. NHCA and its Stand with Women Campaign know that protecting the rights of pregnant and lactating workers is vital to NH’s economy..." Click here for the full release.
Statement on NH Senate Passage of HB 1696, Reauthorizing New Hampshire Health Protection Program
"Bipartisan vote on Medicaid expansion reauthorization means more than 48,000 Granite Staters can access preventive and primary health care coverage..." Click here for full release.
NHCA Testimony in SUPPORT of HB 1346
"Central to our work is a women's economic justice framework. This is because women are central to our families and our economy. We know that more women than ever are working outside the home, heading households and leading in the workplace. Therefore, we must take action now to ensure that women have equal rights and receive fair treatment on the job, in health care and in the new economy..." Click here for full release.