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2022 Senate Bill 1030: Make gross negligence by government officials and staff illegal
Introduced by Sen. Jeff Irwin (D) on May 11, 2022
To place in law that an officer, employee, volunteer or member of a government board, council, commission or statutorily created agency task force of a governmental agency shall not engage in conduct that amounts to gross negligence. This is linked to Senate Bill 1031, which defines gross negligence as conduct so reckless as “to demonstrate a substantial lack of concern for whether an injury results”.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on May 11, 2022