HB 57: Racial and Sexual Discrimination
GENERAL BILL by Fine ; Fischer ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Borrero ; Roach
Racial and Sexual Discrimination; Prohibits state agencies, counties, municipalities, & public K-20 educational institutions from providing mandatory training for employees or students which espouses certain concepts; requires certain diversity & inclusion efforts; requires DMS, in consultation with Florida Commission on Human Relations, to review agency diversity & inclusion training; requires contracts with agency to include option to terminate if contractor provides workforce training that espouses certain concepts; requires contractor to submit certification; requires each agency to report violations; authorizes contractor's placement on discriminatory vendor list.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 House - Died in Education & Employment Committee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7 (Ch. 2022-72)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Referred to Public Integrity & Elections Committee
• Referred to State Affairs Committee
• Now in Education & Employment Committee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Education & Employment Committee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7 (Ch. 2022-72)
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