Please call your state senator and urge them to vote YES on HB 8, sponsored by Senator Toi Hutchinson.
HB 8 promotes workplace fairness for pregnant workers by requiring employers to make reasonable accommodations for conditions related to pregnancy and childbirth. HB 8 passed out of the Senate Executive Committee yesterday and is now on 2nd reading.
You can use this link to get your senator’s contact information. Or you can call 217/782-2000 and ask to be connected to the senator’s office. You can leave a quick message, “please VOTE YES on HB 8!” or “protect pregnant workers and VOTE YES on HB 8!”