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CCSHRM Legislative Updates & News




    CCSHRM President Holly Burnette and Legislative Director Eve Sweeting proudly represented our area in Tallahassee at the HR Florida Legislative Conference.

    To view an updated list of legislation that HR Florida is monitoring, click here.

    SHRM Washington Outlook for HR Public Policy

    At the HR Florida Legislative Conference, SHRM Government Relations Senior Advisor Patrick Brady provided an update on Washington outlook and legislation that will impact human resources. View a condensed version of his presentation here.

    Workflex in the 21st Century Act

    SHRM has worked with Representative Mimi Walters to bring H.R. 4219, Workflex in the

    21st Century Act of 2017 to the US House of Representatives. This SHRM-developed legislation would expand paid leave and workplace flexibility opportunities for all employees:

    • Employers that choose to participate by offering a minimum threshold of paid leave and a flexible work option to all employees will benefit from pre-emption of all state and local paid sick leave law requirements.

      For more information, review this SHRM publication or visit