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2010 Legislation

Stop Uganda’s Bill Criminalizing LGBT People

Bill Number: SR 51

This resolution condemns Uganda’s so-called "anti-homosexuality bill." If passed by Uganda's legislature, the bill would criminalize lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, allowing for punishments such as life in prison and even death for "homosexual acts."


Status: Adopted by the California State Senate on August 30, 2010, by a 21-14 vote.


 

Author:
 Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco)



 

 


 



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