SB0245 (CH0318)

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Labor and Employment - Hiring and Promotion Preferences - Veterans and Their Spouses

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 318

Synopsis:Authorizing employers to grant a preference in hiring and promotion to eligible veterans, spouses of eligible veterans who have service-connected disabilities, and surviving spouses of deceased eligible veterans; providing that granting a preference under the Act does not violate State or local equal employment opportunity laws; and defining the term "eligible veteran".
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Manno, Peters, Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Kelley, Klausmeier, Mathias, Pugh, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Health -see also- Mental Health
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment

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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.