Proposal Would Reform System for Handling State House Harassment Complaints
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Posted on 2/21/2019 by
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Senate Democrats are leading an effort to change how complaints of harassment and discrimination involving lawmakers are addressed in the State House, by establishing a new human resources officer who would be responsible for investigating those allegations.

Right now, someone who has been harassed by a lawmaker has two options for reporting that incident to State House authorities: They can file a complaint with the Legislative Ethics Committee, or they can make a complaint directly to the leadership offices of the Legislature.

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