SB 17
(Pan)

Establishes a state Office of Racial Equity, with duties to include establishing methodologies, a system of measurement, and data needs for assessing how state statutes, regulations, and practices contribute to, uphold, or exacerbate racial disparities; requires each state agency, including the Business, Consumer Affairs, and Housing Agency, to adopt and implement a Racial Equity Framework and Racial Equity Action Plan.

History

  • February 25, 2021 – Amended.
  • January 28, 2021 – Referred to Sen. Rules.
  • December 7, 2020 – Introduced.