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AB 887 - Prohibits Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals - Key Vote

California Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (51-25) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity and gender expression.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits discrimination based on gender identity and gender expression including, but not limited to, discrimination in the following areas (Secs. 2-34):
    • Education;
    • Housing;
    • Employment; and
    • Health care and health insurance.
  • Specifies that a crime committed against an individual based upon that individual's gender identity and gender expression is a hate crime (Sec. 3).
  • Amends the definition of "gender" to include gender identity and gender expression (Sec. 1).
  • Defines "gender expression" as a person's gender-related appearance and behavior (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (25-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity and gender expression.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits discrimination based on gender identity and gender expression including, but not limited to, discrimination in the following areas (Secs. 2-34):
    • Education;
    • Housing;
    • Employment; and
    • Health care and health insurance.
  • Specifies that a crime committed against an individual based upon that individual's gender identity and gender expression is a hate crime (Sec. 3).
  • Amends the definition of "gender" to include gender identity and gender expression (Sec. 1).
  • Defines "gender expression" as a person's gender-related appearance and behavior (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (54-24) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals

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