State as a Model Employer Task Force

Name State as a Model Employer Task Force
Contact Person Ms. Bambi Polotzola - Executive Director, Governor's Office of Disability Affairs
Mailing Address Office of the Governor - Office of Disability Affairs
PO Box 94004
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Phone Number 225-219-7550
Fax Number --
Board Email
Legal Authority JBE 2018-08
Year Created 2018
Organizational Placement Office of the Governor
Purpose/Function The State of Louisiana is committed to developing and maintaining a high performing public workforce that provides access, meaningful services, and improved outcomes for all citizens and reflects the rich diversity of the citizens of this great state. the state has a vested interest in reducing discrimination against people living with a disability, eliminating barriers to meaningful employment, and attracting the highest quality candidates into state employment opportunities; to be competitive in the global economy, the State of Louisiana must use the talents and important contributions of all workers, including individuals with disabilities; progress towards serving and employing people with disabilities requires both the commitment and participation of executive leaders throughout state government; and Louisiana’s state government should serve as a model employer for business by a commitment to improved hiring, recruitment, and retention of individuals with disabilities, with the go
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized:
Number Currently Serving:
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year:
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The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
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