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Human Relations - Discrimination by a Place of Public Accommodation - Enforcement and Remedies

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Authorizing specified persons or the Commission on Civil Rights to elect to have the claims asserted in a complaint alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation determined in a civil action brought by the Commission; expanding the remedies available for specified discrimination; clarifying the remedies available for an unlawful employment practice; authorizing a complainant alleging specified discrimination to bring a civil action under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Benson, Feldman, Kagan, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Pugh, Ramirez, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1269
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0642 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Human Relations
Narrow Subject(s):Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Civil Rights Commission
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Hotels and Motels
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Statutes of Limitation
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government
(20-1001, 20-1006, 20-1007, 20-1009, 20-1012, 20-1013, 20-1016)

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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.