Local government; hiring people with disabilities. (HB710)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna) with support from co-patrons Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), and Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Local government hiring; people with disabilities. Requires any locality to take into consideration or give preference to an individual's status as a person with a disability in its employment hiring policies and practices, provided that such person with a disability meets all of the knowledge, skills, and eligibility requirements for the available position. Read the Bill »

Status

01/24/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Counties, Cities and Towns Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102125D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/24/2022Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1

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