2012 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 278
Sponsored By:
Delegates Rosenberg, Carter, Cullison, Elliott, Frank, Gutierrez, Love, Luedtke, Mizeur, Oaks, Summers, and Tarrant
State Government - Human Relations - Discrimination in Housing, Employment, and Places of Public Accommodation


Making specified provisions of law related to discrimination by a place of public accommodation applicable to the Internet Web site of a specified business entity; authorizing the remedy for discrimination by a place of public accommodation to include compensatory damages; authorizing specified persons to elect a civil action when a complaint filed with the Commission on Civil Rights alleges discrimination by a place of public accommodation; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Blind Persons
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Civil Rights Commission
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Developmental Disabilities
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Hotels and Motels
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes of Limitation
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Government
( 20-101 , 20-101 , 20-301 , 20-304 , 20-601 , 20-701 , 20-1001 , 20-1006 , 20-1007 , 20-1009 , 20-1012 , 20-1013 , 20-1016 , 20-1017 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations