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(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Adoption and marriage records; deletes statements indicating racial designations. Amending  32.1-262 and 32.1-267. (Patron-Van Landingham, HB 2106 (Chapter 504))
Constitution, U.S.; ratification of Equal Rights Amendment. (Patron-Byrne, SJR 328 (F))
Employment discrimination; prohibited by state agencies. Adding 2.2-1201.1. (Patron-Scott, HB 2557 (F))
Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. Amending  36-96.3. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2449 (F))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for employment discrimination investigations conducted by any local public body. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Albo, HB 1651 (Chapter 307))
Genetic characteristics; prohibits discrimination. Amending 2.2-3900, 2.2-3901, 2.2-3902, 15.2-853, 15.2-854 and 15.2-965. (Patron-Howell, SB 836 (F))
Genetic characteristics; prohibits discrimination. Amending 2.2-3900, 2.2-3901, 2.2-3902, 2.2-4200, 2.2-4201 and 15.2-965. (Patron-Welch, HB 1812 (F))
Hate crimes; includes sexual orientation in actions for injunctive relief. Amending  8.01-42.1, 18.2-57, 18.2-121 and 52-8.5. (Patron-Almand, HB 2530 (F); Ticer, SB 1155 (F))
Hate crimes; penalty. Amending  8.01-42.1, 18.2-57, 18.2-121 and 52-8.5. (Patron-Almand, HB 956 (CD))
Hospitals; protection of complainants. Adding  32.1-125.4 and 32.1-125.5. (Patron-Welch, HB 1814 (Chapter 309))
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Fairfax County. Amending  15.2-853 and 15.2-854. (Patron-Plum, HB 2420 (F))
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Newport News City. Amending  15.2-965. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2475 (F))
Human rights; urging law-enforcement agencies to strive to protect civil liberties of all Virginians. (Patron-Moran, HJR 820 (F))
Human Rights, Division of; created, abolishes Human Rights Council. Amending  2.2-3902; adding  2.2-519 through 2.2-522, 2.2-3903 and 2.2-3904; repealing  2.2-2632 through 2.2-2639. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 2825 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; prohibits discrimination against a bidder or offeror. Amending  2.2-4310 and 2.2-4343. (Patron-Maxwell, SB 1064 (Chapter 226))
Public accommodations; prohibits discrimination from access or admission due to person’s association with or operation of a motorcycle. Adding  59.1-519 and 59.1-520. (Patron-Stump, HB 849 (CD))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04