SB0834

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

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

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Authorizing specified persons to elect to have the claims asserted in a specified complaint alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation determined in a civil action brought by the Commission on Civil Rights under specified circumstances; requiring a civil action brought by the Commission to be filed within a specified time period after an election; expanding the remedies available for discrimination by a place of public accommodation; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Robinson, Smith, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1175
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0223 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Human Relations
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Civil Rights Commission
Damages
Discrimination
Hotels and Motels
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
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, 20-304)

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March 1, 2017 11:42 A.M.