2007 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations
Sponsored By:
Delegates Benson, Anderson, Bobo, Braveboy, Burns, Conaway, Davis, Gilchrist, Glenn, Holmes, Howard, Jones, Kirk, Lawton, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Rosenberg, Stukes, Vaughn, and Weir
Equal Employment Opportunity Office - Independent Unit


Making the Equal Employment Opportunity Office an independent unit; clarifying that the Equal Employment Opportunity Coordinator, rather than the Secretary of Budget and Management, shall administer the Office; requiring the head of each principal unit to authorize the unit's Office of Fair Practices, or otherwise named counterparts, to submit a specified budget to the principal unit for specified funding; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Appropriations
Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Cheryl Glenn, District 45
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Melvin Stukes, District 44
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Michael H. Weir, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budget and Management, Department of
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
State Employees
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Personnel and Pensions
( 5-201 , 5-202 , 5-204 , 5-205 , 5-206 , 5-207 , 5-213 , 5-216 )


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