Equality California
2009 Legislation

Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Bill Number: SR 27

This resolution would put the California Senate on record in support of the federal Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would extend U.S. employment laws to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Status: Introduced on August 18, 2009. Passed and became official California policy on September 12, 2009

Author: Senator Mark DeSaulnier

Principal Coauthor: Senator Curren Price

Coauthors: Senators Loni Hancock, Christine Kehoe, Mark Leno and Leland Yee

Co-sponsors: Equality California and the Transgender Law Center





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