SB 922: Veterans’ Preference in Employment
GENERAL BILL by Burgess
Veterans’ Preference in Employment; Authorizing the state and its political subdivisions to waive certain postsecondary educational requirements for employment for servicemembers and veterans who meet specified criteria; revising the list of positions that are exempt from veterans’ preference requirements; requiring, rather than authorizing, each political subdivision to develop and implement a veterans’ recruitment plan for specified purposes; modifying point preferences given to veterans and their family members when a numerically based selection process is used for hiring, etc.
• Referred to Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Rules -SJ 103
• Introduced -SJ 103
• On Committee agenda-- Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, 03/09/21, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Building
• Favorable by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 239
• Now in Rules
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 03/25/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -SJ 324
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/01/21 -SJ 341
• Read 2nd time -SJ 336
• Read 3rd time -SJ 336
• Passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 336
• Immediately certified -SJ 341
• In Messages
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Substituted for HB 541
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• Passed; YEAS 118, NAYS 0
• Message sent to senate
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 507
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2021-57
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