Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 970
Session Year 2011
AN ACT CONCERNING WORKPLACE VIOLENCE PREVENTION AND RESPONSE IN HEALTH CARE SETTINGS.
To: (1) Require health care employers to develop and implement plans and training programs related to workplace violence prevention and response, (2) require health care employers to report on incidents of workplace violence to the local law enforcement agencies and the Department of Public Health, (3) establish criminal penalties for assault of a health care employee, and (4) require the Department of Public Health to report to the General Assembly and the public at large on incidents of workplace violence.
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Co-sponsors of SB-970
Sen. Andrea L. Stillman, 20th Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Rep. Christopher Lyddy, 106th Dist.
Rep. Janice R. Giegler, 138th Dist.
Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.
Rep. John H. Frey, 111th Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Donald E. Williams, 29th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Toni Nathaniel Harp, 10th Dist.
Rep. Chris Perone, 137th Dist.