CONCORD—Today, the New Hampshire Senate passed SB 197 by a voice vote. The legislation prohibits noncompete agreements for low-wage workers in New Hampshire.
Senator Watters released the following statement after the vote:
“The Legislature should do all we can to ensure hardworking Granite Staters are not blocked from opportunities to provide for their families. Today’s vote is a step toward eliminating hurdles for low-wage workers in New Hampshire by prohibiting their employers from requiring them to enter into noncompete agreements.”