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SB 120: Prohibited Discrimination
GENERAL BILL by Abruzzo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sobel ; Soto ; Latvala ; Margolis ; Hutson ; Bullard ; Ring ; Thompson ; Clemens ; Gibson
Prohibited Discrimination; Creating the “Florida Competitive Workforce Act”; revising provisions to include sexual orientation and gender identity or expression and the perception of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, handicap, or marital status as impermissible grounds for discrimination; providing an exception for constitutionally protected free exercise of religion, etc.
Last Action: 2/11/2016 Senate - Unfavorable by Judiciary, laid on Table; YEAS 5 NAYS 5 -SJ 402
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- Judiciary (JU)
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government (AGG)
- Fiscal Policy (FP)
• Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government; Fiscal Policy -SJ 12
• Introduced -SJ 12
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/26/16, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/08/16, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Pending Reconsideration (Unfavorable; YEAS 5 NAYS 5)
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/09/16, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Motion to Reconsider Abandoned
• Unfavorable by Judiciary, laid on Table; YEAS 5 NAYS 5 -SJ 402
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