Entry #1355: LGBT employment discrimination in Virginia

Original entry by RadioAndrea RadioAndrea ()

RegionVirginia
IssueLGBT employment discrimination
StatusNo protections
Start DateJan 11, 2014
End Datenow
DescriptionIn Virginia public-sector jobs, discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity are made illegal by executive order. There are no state protections for private sector employees, and the attorney general has released an opinion stating that localities that have instituted protective policies are outside of their legislative powers.
Sourceshttps://governor.virginia.gov/news/newsarticle?articleId=2561 http://www.openvirginialaw.com/docs/2002-OpVaAttyGen%28AnnRept%29.pdf


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1. Revision #220 ( by imullin01)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value (Original)
ValueNo protections
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