HB854: Senior citizens & adults w/disabilities; agency heads designate employee to review policy affecting.

HOUSE BILL NO. 854
Offered January 11, 2006
Prefiled January 10, 2006
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.2-114.1, relating to the Governor; interests of senior citizens and adults with disabilities.
Patron-- Ebbin

Referred to Committee on General Laws

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 2.2-114.1, as follows:

§ 2.2-114.1.  Designation of officials; interests of senior citizens and adults with disabilities.

The Governor shall, by executive order or otherwise, require the head of each state agency to designate an existing employee who shall be responsible for reviewing policy and program decisions under consideration by the agency in light of the effect of such decisions on senior citizens and adults with disabilities.