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Legislation Status & News

Vermont was the 13th state to introduce the Healthy Workplace Bill


  • Volunteer to help your State Coordinator by completing the form for Citizen Lobbyist at the bottom of this page.
  • VT State Coordinator, Sherrill Gilbert, wrote an opinion piece for the Times Argus newspaper in Montpelier-Barre on Sept. 4, 2010 (Labor Day). The article was titled Don't Be Bullied At Work. You can download and read it here.
  • Jan. 16, bill S-034 introduced in the Vermont state Senate.
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Bill History

2013

Jan. 16, bill S-034 introduced in the Vermont state Senate.

2012

A version of S 52 passed the Senate. The original text was discarded and replaced with details about a new committee to study the issue of workplace bullying in vermont. S 52 died in the House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affiars.

2011

Sen. Cummings introduced S 52 with co-sponsors Doyle & Pollina.

2009

Senator Cummings introduced a new version of the HWB as S 87. No public hearing was held.

2008

Senator Ann Cummings introduced the companion bill S 312.

2007

Vermont became the 13th state in the U.S. to introduce the Healthy Workplace Bill. The first state bill was H 548. sponsored by former Rep. Leo Valliere.

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*Note: Coordinators cannot give advice and are not equipped to help those currently bullied at work. Visit WBI to find resources for bullied targets.


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