HB 485 (2019) -  Prohibited Discrimination

by Webb and Toledo (CO-SPONSORS) Alexander; Aloupis; Andrade; Antone; Ausley; Brown; Caruso; Casello; Cortes, J.; Davis; Diamond; Driskell; DuBose; Duran; Eskamani; Fernández; Fitzenhagen; Geller; Goff-Marcil; Good; Gottlieb; Grieco; Hart; Hattersley; Hogan Johnson; Jacobs; Jacquet; Jenne; Jones; Joseph; Killebrew; LaMarca; Latvala; Mariano; Massullo; McGhee; Mercado; Newton; Omphroy; Overdorf; Plasencia; Polo; Polsky; Raschein; Rodriguez, A. M.; Santiago; Silvers; Slosberg; Smith, C.; Stark; Thompson; Valdés; Watson, C.; Willhite; Williams
Provides that sexual orientation & gender identity are impermissible grounds for discrimination in public lodging establishments & public food service establishments; revises provisions of Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 & Fair Housing Act to include sexual orientation & gender identity; provides exception for constitutionally protected free exercise of religion.
Effective Date: July 1, 2019
Last Event: Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee on Friday, May 3, 2019 11:59 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/05/2019 - 11:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Business & Professions Subcommittee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Business & Professions Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/30/2019 - 12:14 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/22/2019 - 1:02 PM Member: Webb Committee: Version: __