2012 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 491
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hubbard, Frush, Hixson, Ivey, A. Kelly, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Rosenberg, Summers, and V. Turner
Civil Rights - Discrimination by a Place of Public Accommodation - Enforcement and Remedies


Authorizing specified persons or the Commission on Civil Rights to elect to have the claims asserted in a complaint alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation determined in a civil action brought by the Commission; authorizing a complainant alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation to bring a specified civil action; requiring specified remedies available for specified discrimination; authorizing specified remedies for specified discrimination; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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

Sponsored by:

Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Civil Rights Commission
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Hotels and Motels
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
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
( 20-1001 , 20-1006 , 20-1007 , 20-1009 , 20-1012 , 20-1013 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations