2007 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Personnel
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shank, Hubbard, Kelly, Kirk, Krysiak, McKee, Minnick, Myers, and Weldon
State Employees - Whistleblower Protection


Prohibiting an agent of a supervisor, appointing authority, or head of a principal unit from taking, threatening to take, or refusing to take specified personnel actions against an employee who takes specified actions; providing that a violation of specified provisions is a misdemeanor; establishing a specified penalty; prohibiting specified actions from being taken against a specified employee; authorizing an employee to provide a copy of specified complaints or grievances to any person after a specified time; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Appropriations
Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Budget and Management, Department of
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Rules and Regulations
State Employees
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Personnel and Pensions
( 5-302 , 5-303 , 5-305 , 5-307 , 5-313 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered