§ 2.2-3009 Policy
§ 2.2-3010 Definitions
§ 2.2-3010.1 Discrimination and retaliatory actions against citizen whistle blowers prohibited; good faith required; other remedies
§ 2.2-3011 Discrimination and retaliatory actions against whistle blowers prohibited; good faith required; remedies
§ 2.2-3012 Application of state or local grievance procedure; other remedies
§ 2.2-3013 Notice to employees of whistle blower protection
§ 2.2-3014 Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund

Terms Used In Virginia Code > Title 2.2 > Subtitle I > Part E > Chapter 30.1

  • Abuse: means an employer's or employee's conduct or omissions that result in substantial misuse, destruction, waste, or loss of funds or resources belonging to or derived from federal, state, or local government sources. See Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • Appropriate authority: means a federal, state, or local agency or organization having jurisdiction over criminal law enforcement, regulatory violations, professional conduct or ethics, or abuse; or a member, officer, agent, representative, or supervisory employee of the agency or organization. See Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • Certification: means the process by which (i) a business is determined to be a small, women-owned, or minority-owned business or (ii) an employment services organization, for the purpose of reporting small, women-owned, and minority-owned business and employment services organization participation in state contracts and purchases pursuant to §§ Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • Major disaster: means any hurricane, flood, or drought that would warrant a disaster declaration request by the Governor pursuant to the provisions of Section 301 of Public Law 93-288, 42 U. See Virginia Code 2.2-1178
  • Minority-owned business: means a business that is at least 51 percent owned by one or more minority individuals who are U. See Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • Misconduct: means conduct or behavior by an employee that is inconsistent with state, local, or agency standards for which specific corrective or disciplinary action is warranted. See Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • Small business: means a business that is at least 51 percent independently owned and controlled by one or more individuals who are U. See Virginia Code 2.2-1604
  • state agency: means the same as that term is defined in §