2017 Georgia Code
Title 45 - Public Officers and Employees
Chapter 22 - Public Employee Hazardous Chemical Protection and Right to Know
§ 45-22-10. Unlawful discharge, disciplining, or discrimination against employees

Universal Citation: GA Code § 45-22-10 (2017)
  • (a) No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged or otherwise discipline or in any manner discriminate against any employee for any of the following reasons:
    • (1) The employee has requested information regarding hazardous chemicals, filed any complaint or action, or has instituted, or caused to be instituted, any proceeding under this chapter;
    • (2) The employee has testified or is about to testify in any proceeding in his own behalf or on behalf of others; or
    • (3) The employee has exercised any other right afforded pursuant to the provisions of this chapter.
  • (b) No pay, position, seniority, or other benefits shall be lost for exercise of any right provided by this chapter.
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