Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. (SB1232)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices; sexual orientation and gender identity. Adds discrimination on the basis of an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity as an unlawful housing practice. The bill defines "sexual orientation" and "gender identity." Amends § 36-96.1, § 36-96.3, § 36-96.4, § 55-248.47, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


05/26/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the General Laws and Technology Committee


01/04/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100118D
01/04/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/14/2019Incorporated by General Laws and Technology (SB1109-McClellan) (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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