Employment Policy: Voluntary Veterans’ Preference

This bill authorizes private employers to establish a written veterans’ preference employment policy, to be applied uniformly to hiring decisions, to give a preference for hiring or retaining a veteran over another qualified applicant or employee. Require employers that establish a veterans' preference to annually report to the Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) demographic information, as specified. Sunsets January 2028. 

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