Legislative agencies; those authorized to employ personnel to report annually to General Assembly. (HB2867)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Legislative agencies reports. Requires the Clerk of the House of Delegates, the Clerk of the Senate, and all legislative agencies, including legislative statutory commissions, councils, and collegial bodies authorized to employ personnel, to report annually to the General Assembly the number of persons employed and appointed categorized by race, gender, and national origin. Under this bill, information pertaining to race, gender, and national origin will be compiled for statistical purposes and will be based on self-identification after employment or appointment. Records and data containing personally identifiable information are confidential and exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act. The provisions of this bill parallel the current requirements that apply to the executive branch of state government pursuant to 2.2-406 of the Code. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Committee
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072628410
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB810.