KRAUSE, CURRIE, WOOD, O'BRIEN, JONES,LOU,
YOUNGE, WOJCIK, MOORE,ANDREA, DAVIS,MONIQUE, SLONE,
PANKAU, MULLIGAN, HOWARD, CROTTY, COWLISHAW, CLAYTON,
COULSON, FEIGENHOLTZ, KLINGLER, SILVA, GASH, FRITCHEY,
GIGLIO AND LYONS,EILEEN.
COMMN STATUS WOMEN ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Commission on the Status of Women Act. Contains the
short title only.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Creates the Commission on the Status of
Women Act within the Department of Human Rights. Provides that the
Commission shall consist of 8 members of the General Assembly
appointed by the 4 legislative leaders, 8 members of the public
appointed by the 4 legislative leaders, and 2 members of the public
appointed by the Governor. Provides that members shall serve 2-year
terms. Provides that the Commission shall identify barriers to
women's equality; educate the public on the status of women; help
develop programs and services for women; and perform other duties.
Provides that the Commission may accept gifts or grants from the
federal government, charitable foundations or professional
associations, and other sources. Provides that the Commission shall
make a report to the Governor and General Assembly on or before
February 1 of each year. Contains other provisions.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Human Rights)
Fiscal impact would total $104,192.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. Human Rights)
Costs would center around staffing, travel, commission mtgs.,
clerical support, annual reports, and equipment.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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