Maryland Transgender Rights Bill Heads to Governor for Signature

The Fairness for All Marylanders Act just passed in the House of Delegates by a vote of 82-57 and now heads to Governor O’Malley for his signature. This bill will add explicit protections on the basis of gender identity to Maryland’s non-discrimination laws, making Maryland the 18th state to have such protections, and leaving only three states in the country that have sexual orientation but not gender identity state-wide non-discrimination protections.


The Task Force has been a proud partner with Equality Maryland and the Maryland Coalition for Transgender Equality to work for a statewide trans-inclusive non-discrimination law. The Task Force has been deeply engaged for years working to secure full legal protections for transgender people in Maryland.


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Posted on March 28, 2014, in LGBT Equality, News & Politics, Political and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Maryland Transgender Rights Bill Heads to Governor for Signature.

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