Planning and Development Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

SB-922

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING AFFIRMATIVE ACTION AND CONTRACTING PROCEDURES FOR THE METROPOLITAN DISTRICT OF HARTFORD COUNTY.

Vote Date:

3/20/2009

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

3/9/2009

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Planning & Development Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

This bill would establish guidelines on the affirmative action and contracting procedures for the Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) in Hartford County.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

None Expressed.

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

None Expressed.

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

Patricia Speicher Werbner, Director of Human Resources, Metropolitan District Commission (MDC):

We wish to express our concern with RB-922 over the duplication, cost and possible disruption of our current efforts and actions involving our affirmative action procedures.

Reported by: June M. Lyons

Date: April 3, 2009