Public employment; prohibits discrimination on basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (HB2067)

Introduced By

Del. John Bell (D-Chantilly) with support from co-patron Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Nondiscrimination in public employment. Prohibits discrimination in public employment on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, as defined in the bill. The bill also codifies for state and local government employment the current prohibitions on discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, age, marital status, disability, or status as a veteran. Amends § 15.2-1507, § 15.2-1604, § 2.2-3004, § 22.1-306, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/07/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Rules Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Committee
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102588D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/13/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2067)

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