SB0449

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings


Synopsis:Prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity with regard to public accommodations, housing, and employment and by specified licensed or regulated persons; prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity with regard to commercial leasing; altering an exception for employers relating to standards concerning dress and grooming; providing specified immunity; requiring State personnel actions to be made without regard to gender identity or sexual orientation; defining the term "gender identity"; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Raskin, Benson, Conway, Currie, Ferguson, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones-Rodwell, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, Robey, Rosapepe, and Young
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0566 Session: 2009 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Human Relations
Narrow Subject(s):Discrimination
Hotels and Motels
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Leases and Rent
Real Estate -see also- Agents and Brokers
Restaurants
Sexual Orientation
State Employees
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government
(20-101, 20-1103, 20-302, 20-304, 20-401, 20-402, 20-501, 20-602, 20-603, 20-605, 20-606, 20-608, 20-702, 20-704, 20-705, 20-707)
Article - State Personnel and Pensions
(2-302)

How a Bill Becomes Law

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Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 29, 2013 10:03 P.M.