Summary of the Introduced Bill

HB 1521 -- Human Rights

Sponsor:  Hilgemann

This bill prohibits discrimination based upon a person's sexual
orientation.  The bill defines "sexual orientation."

The bill also clarifies that discrimination includes cases where
unfair treatment results from the guilty party's mere assumptions
about the victim (e.g., race, religion, etc.), whether or not
those assumptions are true or false.

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Missouri House of Representatives
92nd General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Last Updated September 23, 2004 at 11:15 am