Human Rights, Division of; name changed to Division of Civil Rights. (HB2802)

Introduced By

Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Division of Human Rights; name change; report. Changes the name of the Division of Human Rights to the Division of Civil Rights (the Division). The bill requires the Division to submit a report, by November 30 of each year, to the Governor and the General Assembly summarizing all written complaints of unlawful discriminatory practices made to the Division, including a tabulation of referrals, investigations, conciliations, and formal hearings. Such report shall also include recommendations for policies and legislation based on its findings. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2019Presented and ordered printed 19104395D
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/24/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2802)
02/05/2019Left in General Laws