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Bill Aims to Expand Protection from Discrimination to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Posted: June 23, 2009 Filed under: Uncategorized

Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank has introduced a revised version of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. The bill, if passed into law, will create comprehensive employment anti-discrimination protections for individuals based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. Florida representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is the leading Republican sponsor of the bill. Read the bill here.

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