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  Category: Department of Human Resources


Governor Carney Signs Collective Bargaining Legislation

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 30, 2019

New law allows 2,000 more state employees to collectively bargain for higher wages WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday signed legislation – Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 8 – that protects public sector unions and allows more state employees to collectively bargain for higher wages. “State employees protect our communities, teach our […]




State of Delaware Employees Honored for Team Excellence, Excellence and Commitment in State Service, and Heroism

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Event held during the celebration of Public Service Recognition Week, May 5-11, 2019   DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney, Cabinet members, and the business community on Thursday celebrated Public Service Recognition Week by applauding the extraordinary work of Delaware’s public servants and recognizing state employees that have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to their work. […]




Governor Carney, Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy Announce Call for Hall of Fame of Delaware Women Nominations

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, April 5, 2019

Deadline for consideration for the 2019 induction cycle is May 15, 2019  WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, Delaware’s Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy, a division of the Delaware Department of Human Resources, and the Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Committee are now accepting nominations for induction into the 38th Hall of Fame of […]




Governor Carney Announces Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Inductees

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, July 27, 2018

Induction ceremony set for Thursday, September 27 in Dover WILMINGTON, Del. — Governor John Carney on Friday announced the Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy and the Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Committee have selected four remarkable women to be inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women in September. The inductees include former […]




Governor Carney Signs 12-Week Paid Parental Leave Into Law

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Policy to begin April 1, 2019 DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Saturday signed House Bill 3 into law surrounded by members of the General Assembly, educators and advocates. This legislation offers state workers 12 weeks of paid parental leave after the birth or adoption of a child under the age of six. With […]







  Category: Department of Human Resources


Governor Carney Signs Collective Bargaining Legislation

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 30, 2019

New law allows 2,000 more state employees to collectively bargain for higher wages WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday signed legislation – Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 8 – that protects public sector unions and allows more state employees to collectively bargain for higher wages. “State employees protect our communities, teach our […]




State of Delaware Employees Honored for Team Excellence, Excellence and Commitment in State Service, and Heroism

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Event held during the celebration of Public Service Recognition Week, May 5-11, 2019   DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney, Cabinet members, and the business community on Thursday celebrated Public Service Recognition Week by applauding the extraordinary work of Delaware’s public servants and recognizing state employees that have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to their work. […]




Governor Carney, Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy Announce Call for Hall of Fame of Delaware Women Nominations

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, April 5, 2019

Deadline for consideration for the 2019 induction cycle is May 15, 2019  WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, Delaware’s Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy, a division of the Delaware Department of Human Resources, and the Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Committee are now accepting nominations for induction into the 38th Hall of Fame of […]




Governor Carney Announces Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Inductees

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, July 27, 2018

Induction ceremony set for Thursday, September 27 in Dover WILMINGTON, Del. — Governor John Carney on Friday announced the Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy and the Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame Committee have selected four remarkable women to be inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women in September. The inductees include former […]




Governor Carney Signs 12-Week Paid Parental Leave Into Law

Department of Human Resources | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Policy to begin April 1, 2019 DOVER, Del. – Governor John Carney on Saturday signed House Bill 3 into law surrounded by members of the General Assembly, educators and advocates. This legislation offers state workers 12 weeks of paid parental leave after the birth or adoption of a child under the age of six. With […]