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2018 Regular Session



State Policies, Guidelines, and Regulations - Mitigation of Disparate Impacts

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lewis, J.


In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring certain principal departments to develop and implement a procedure for determining whether the adoption of a policy, guideline, or regulation by the department would have or has had a disparate impact on racial minorities and for mitigating the disparate impact; requiring that the procedure include a certain framework, certain indicators, data collection and reporting, and certain staff training; authorizing the departments to hire staff or consultants using certain resources to implement the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates J. Lewis, Valentino-Smith, Barron, Hettleman, Pena-Melnyk, Sanchez, Sydnor, and Tarlau
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0929
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Education, State Department of
Health, Department of
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Human Services, Department of
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Minorities -see also- Women
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government

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March 8, 2018 10:19 A.M.