90th General Assembly
Summary of HB3563
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Short description: 
HUMAN RTS-SEXUAL ORIENTATION                                               

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Human Rights Act.  Provides that nothing  in  the  Act      
   shall  be  construed  as requiring any employer, employment agency, or      
   labor organization to give preferential treatment or other affirmative      
   action based on  sexual  orientation.   Provides  that  discrimination      
   against  a person because of his or her sexual orientation constitutes      
   unlawful discrimination under the Act.  Provides that it  is  a  civil      
   rights  violation  to engage in blockbusting in real estate because of      
   the present or prospective entry of persons with a  particular  sexual      
   orientation into the vicinity. Defines "sexual orientation".                
          FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Human Rights)                                      
          Total fiscal impact would be $114,916.                               
          FISCAL NOTE, CORRECTED (Dpt. Human Rights)                           
          No change from previous note.                                        
          JUDICIAL NOTE, H-am 1                                                
          The bill would neither decrease nor increase the need for the        
          number of judges in the state.                                       
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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