Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 197
Session Year 2016
AN ACT CONCERNING VETERANS, DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES AND ORDERS OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION CASES.
To (1) protect against certain discriminatory practices on the basis of an individual's status as a veteran, and (2) require the presiding officer at a hearing conducted upon a complaint of a discriminatory employment practice, and upon a finding of such practice, to determine the full extent of damages suffered and costs incurred by the complainant.
Public Hearing Testimony
Veterans' Affairs Committee
- 02/23/2016 David McGuire, Legislative and Policy Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut
- 02/23/2016 Michael Roberts, Attorney at the Commission on Human Rights
- 02/23/2016 The Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
- 02/23/2016 Thomas Saadi, Chief of Staff and General Counsel for the State Department of Veterans' Affairs