Bill Summary for H 348 (2019-2020)

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May 7 2019

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View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
House Bill 348 (Public) Filed Wednesday, March 13, 2019
AN ACT PROVIDING THAT CITIES SHALL ADOPT RULES AND REGULATIONS ENCOURAGING THEIR EMPLOYEES TO REPORT IMPROPER OR UNLAWFUL ACTIVITY AND REQUIRING CITIES TO PROTECT EMPLOYEES WHO REPORT SUCH ACTIVITY FROM RETALIATION OR OTHER DISCRIMINATORY ACTION.
Intro. by Grange, Conrad, Hanig, Richardson.

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House amendment #1 makes the following changes to the 3rd edition.

Modifies proposed GS 160A-164(b) to require city councils to prohibit, by binding policy rather than by ordinance, retaliation against an employee who reports violations pursuant to the statute.

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