HB 485: Prohibited Discrimination
GENERAL BILL by Webb ; Toledo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Alexander ; Aloupis ; Andrade ; Antone ; Ausley ; Brown ; Caruso ; Casello ; Cortes ; Davis ; Diamond ; Driskell ; DuBose ; Duran ; Eskamani ; Fernandez ; 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 ; Valdes ; Watson, C. ; Willhite ; Williams
Prohibited Discrimination; 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.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/22/2019 House • Filed
1/30/2019 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Business and Professions Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 61
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 61
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
HB 485, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/22/2019 at 1:02 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 1279 Prohibited Discrimination Fernandez, Mariano Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 H Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee S 430 Prohibited Discrimination Rouson Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability S 438 Prohibited Discrimination Gruters Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Citations - Statutes (15)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 419.001 Site selection of community residential homes. Page 20 (pdf) 509.092 Public lodging establishments and public food service establishments; rights as private enterprises. Page 3 (pdf) 760.01 Purposes; construction; title. Page 3 (pdf) 760.02 Definitions. Page 4 (pdf) 760.05 Functions of the commission. Page 7 (pdf) 760.07 Remedies for unlawful discrimination. Page 7 (pdf) 760.08 Discrimination in places of public accommodation. Page 8 (pdf) 760.10 Unlawful employment practices. Page 9 (pdf) 760.22 Definitions. Page 13 (pdf) 760.23 Discrimination in the sale or rental of housing and other prohibited practices. Page 15 (pdf) 760.24 Discrimination in the provision of brokerage services. Page 16 (pdf) 760.25 Discrimination in the financing of housing or in residential real estate transactions. Page 17 (pdf) 760.26 Prohibited discrimination in land use decisions and in permitting of development. Page 18 (pdf) 760.29 Exemptions. Page 18 (pdf) 760.60 Discriminatory practices of certain clubs prohibited; remedies. Page 19 (pdf)
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