VA SB23 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on November 18 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-22 - Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Prohibited discrimination; sexual orientation and gender identity. Prohibits discrimination in employment and public accommodations on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. The bill codifies existing prohibited discrimination in public employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, age, marital status, disability, or status as a veteran and adds discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity to the list of unlawful discriminatory housing practices. The bill contains technical amendments.

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Employment and public accommodation; prohibited discrimination, sexual orientation/gender identity.


Roll Calls

2020-01-22 - Senate - Senate: Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-01-22SenateStricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
2019-11-18SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2019-11-18SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100725D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1521500.1(n/a)See Bill Text
1521507(n/a)See Bill Text
1521604(n/a)See Bill Text
152853(n/a)See Bill Text
152854(n/a)See Bill Text
152965(n/a)See Bill Text
222901.1(n/a)See Bill Text
223004(n/a)See Bill Text
223900(n/a)See Bill Text
223903(n/a)See Bill Text
221295.2(n/a)See Bill Text
221306(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments