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.