CS/SB 620: Firefighters’ Bill of Rights
GENERAL BILL by Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Hooper
Firefighters’ Bill of Rights; Specifying application of certain rights of firefighters to informal inquiries; requiring that witnesses be interviewed and certain information be provided to a firefighter subjected to interrogation before an interrogation is conducted; prohibiting a firefighter from being threatened with certain disciplinary action; requiring that a firefighter be notified and provided certain information before certain disciplinary actions are taken; requiring that a firefighter be given the opportunity to address certain findings; requiring that certain information be kept confidential and exempt in accordance with existing law, etc.
Last Action: 1/22/2020 Senate - CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 186
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• Referred to Community Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 47
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 12/09/19, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
• Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 132
• Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
• On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 01/13/20, 1:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 156
• Introduced -SJ 47
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Rules
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 186
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