SB 1478: Inspectors General
GENERAL BILL by Brandes
Inspectors General; Revising the Chief Inspector General’s subpoena authority to include issuing and serving subpoenas for all executive branch agencies; providing that agency inspectors general report to the Chief Inspector General; prohibiting a Cabinet officer from preventing or prohibiting the inspector general from taking action on an audit or investigation; providing that complaints or allegations regarding the office of inspector general be submitted to the Chief Inspector General, rather than the agency head, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 2/27/2019 Senate • Filed
3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 198
3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 197
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
SB 1478, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/27/2019 at 3:47 PM
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