Full Committee

June 29, 2017
H.R. 2775, "Employee Privacy Protection Act"
Ordered Favorably reported to the House, as amended, by a vote of 22 yeas and 16 nays.

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Amendments and Motions Offered:

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Amdt./
Motion
Offered By Description Action Taken Roll Call
#1 Mr. Wilson amendment in the nature of a substitute adopted by voice vote
#2 Mr. Scott amends Excelsior list requirements to conform with NLRB’s 2015 election rule. defeated by 16 yeas and 22 nays No. 2
#3 Mr. Polis #1 defines employer to prohibit requiring access to personal social media accounts. defeated by 16 yeas and 22 nays No. 3
#4 Ms. Shea-Porter defines employer to prohibit activating GPS tracking without employee consent. defeated by 16 yeas and 22 nays No. 4
#5 Ms. Adams defines employer to prohbit conducting video surveillance of employees in private areas. defeated by 17 yeas and 21 nays No, 5
#6 Mr. Polis #2 substitute amendment ruled non-germane
motion Mr. Polis appeal the ruling of the Chair on the Polis #2 amendment  
motion Mr. Thompson motion to table the appeal of the ruling of the Chair on the Polis #2 amendment adopted by 22 yeas and 16 nays No. 1
motion Mr. Wilson report bill, as amended adopted by 22 yeas and 16 nays No. 6