- Discrimination - Definition of Race - Hair Texture and Hairstyles
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Smith, Wilkins, Acevero, Anderson, Attar, Atterbeary, Bagnall, D. Barnes, Barron, Bartlett, Barve, Boyce, C. Branch, Bridges, Brooks, Charkoudian, Charles, Conaway, Crutchfield, D.M. Davis, Feldmark, W. Fisher, Harrison, Healey, Henson, Hettleman, Ivey, C. Jackson, Kelly, Kerr, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Lopez, Love, Luedtke, Moon, Mosby, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Queen, Sample-Hughes, Shetty, Solomon, Stewart, Turner, Washington, Wells, and Williams
- In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
Defining "race", for the purposes of certain laws prohibiting discrimination, to include certain traits associated with race, including hair texture and certain hairstyles; and defining "protective hairstyle" as a hairstyle including braids, twists, and locks.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2020
Last Updated: 2/12/2020 4:11 PM