NY City Council passes workplace anti-harassment bills

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Council has passed 11 bills designed to strengthen workplace sexual harassment protections.

According to The Wall Street Journal , Democratic Council Speaker Corey Johnson says the legislation is designed to provide all New Yorkers “a safe and respectful workplace.”

The bills are subject to approval by Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Employers with 15 or more workers would have to conduct annual anti-sexual-harassment training for all employees.


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