2012 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 183
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin, Benson, Conway, Kelley, Madaleno, Montgomery, Pinsky, Ramirez, and Stone
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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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

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 :
Judicial Proceedings