2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 291
Georgia's Antidiscrimination Act of 2009; establish
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to establish "Georgia's Antidiscrimination Act of 2009"; to amend Code Section 20-3-65 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to prohibiting the exclusion of persons from the University of Georgia for religious beliefs, so as to prohibit the exclusion of persons from certain educational institutions on the basis of race or gender and to clarify that certain post secondary schools are prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race or gender; to amend Chapter 10 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to public works contracts by local governments, so as to prohibit discrimination and remove certain provisions relating to minority business; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/05/2009 - House Second Readers
Feb/04/2009 - House First Readers
Feb/03/2009 - House Hopper