01 Sep '11, 10pm

Cali. Senate Passes Gender Identity Protections | Care2 Causes

The California Senate this week passed a bill that would strengthen the state’s existing nondiscrimination laws to explicitly protect trans citizens. The legislation, known as the Gender Nondiscrimination Act (AB 887), passed in a vote of 25-13 . The state Assembly passed the legislation in May by 54-24 . From original sponsor Toni Atkin’s (D-San Diego) press release sent out at the time of the legislation’s introduction into the California Assembly : “Californians support fair and equal treatment for everyone, but many employers, landlords and transgender people themselves are unaware that the law protects transgender people,” said Atkins. “As a result, transgender people experience housing and employment discrimination and often are not even aware they have any recourse. AB 887 will strengthen our state’s anti-discrimination laws and move us closer to equality for every ...

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