Bill Status of SB2015  96th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Bill Brady - Dan Duffy - Kyle McCarter and John J. Millner

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Whistleblower Hotline Act. Requires the Auditor General to establish a 24-hour statewide hotline to report suspected misconduct, malfeasance, misfeasance, nonfeasance, or violations of rules, regulations, or laws by State officials or employees. Requires the Auditor General to refer allegations to appropriate law enforcement, investigatory, or prosecutorial entities. Allegations may not be anonymous. Provides for promotion of the hotline. Authorizes rewards, subject to appropriation, and provides for confidentiality. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/20/2009SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Bill Brady
  2/20/2009SenateChief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Duffy
  2/20/2009SenateFirst Reading
  2/20/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/27/2009SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kyle McCarter
  3/4/2009SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/6/2009SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John J. Millner
  3/12/2009SenateTo Executive Subcommittee on Ethics
  3/13/2009SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 3, 2009
  4/3/2009SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die