❌ You cannot request pay history
✅ You can discuss salary history if voluntarily disclosed after an offer has been extended
The following sites provide additional resources and information.
Law 16-2017 (Spanish) (Government)
Puerto Rico enacts equal pay law, prohibits employers from inquiring about past salary history (Jackson Lewis, March 13, 2017)
Puerto Rico Equal Pay Act 16-2017 (R.A. Fleming, March 14, 2017)
Puerto Rico Equal Pay Act signed into law (McConnell Valdes, March 13, 2017)
The resources available here are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice or opinions. For legal advice, please consult with your employment counsel directly.