Entry #820: LGBT housing discrimination in North Dakota

Original entry by nickreitan nickreitan ()

RegionNorth Dakota
IssueLGBT housing discrimination
StatusNo protections
Start Datepast
End Datenow
Description"...does not apply to an individual because of an individual's sexual orientation or because that individual is a transvestite" This state does not provide any legal protections from discrimination based upon sexual orientation or gender identification. However, the Human Rights Campaign states, "The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires grantees and participants of HUD programs to comply with local and state non-discrimination laws that include sexual orientation and gender identity. HUD also prohibits inquiries regarding the sexual orientation or gender identity of a prospective tenant or applicant for assisted housing in every state (March 2012)."
SourcesNorth Dakota Century Code, 14-02.5-01 ยง 6 http://www.legis.nd.gov/cencode/t14c02-5.pdf?20140221223501


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1. Revision #234 ( by imullin01)
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Note"...does not apply to an individual because of an individual's sexual orientation or because that individual is a transvestite" This state does not provide any legal protections from discrimination based upon sexual orientation or gender identification. However, the Human Rights Campaign states, "The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires grantees and participants of HUD programs to comply with local and state non-discrimination laws that include sexual orientation and gender identity. HUD also prohibits inquiries regarding the sexual orientation or gender identity of a prospective tenant or applicant for assisted housing in every state (March 2012)."\"...does not apply to an individual because of an individual\'s sexual orientation or because that individual is a transvestite\"