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CompTIA Statement on Signing of California Fair Pay Act

Oct 06, 2015

SACRAMENTO, CA – CompTIA, the Computing Technology Industry Association, today issued the following statement on Governor Brown’s signing of SB 358 (Jackson), the California Fair Pay Act. The following statement should be attributed to Elizabeth Hyman, Executive Vice President, Public Advocacy:

“We applaud Governor Brown for signing the California Fair Pay Act and are grateful for the efforts of Senator Jackson to spearhead this important legislation creating a fair balance ensuring employees receive the same wages for the same work regardless of their gender. We believe that employees who generally perform the same duties or the same position should be compensated in the same manner, regardless of any protected classification including gender.”

About CompTIA
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the voice of the information technology industry. With approximately 2,000 member companies, 3,000 academic and training partners and nearly 2 million IT certifications issued, CompTIA is dedicated to advancing industry growth through educational programs, market research, networking events, professional certifications and public policy advocacy. Visit CompTIA online, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

About CompTIA Advocacy
Through its advocacy arm, CompTIA champions member-driven business and IT priorities that impact all information technology companies – from small managed solutions providers and software developers to large equipment manufacturers and communications service providers. CompTIA gives eyes, ears and a voice to technology companies, informing them of policy developments – and providing the means to do something about it. 

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