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House Bill 537

General Assembly: 131

Short Title: Prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation   [ Show Long Title ]

Long Title: To amend sections 1901.14, 1907.18, 2101.27, 3101.05, 3101.08, 4111.17, and 4735.55 and to enact sections 3101.081, 3101.16, 3101.17, 3101.18, 4114.01, 4114.02, 4114.03, 4114.04, 4114.05, 4114.06, and 4114.07 of the Revised Code to make discrimination in housing or employment on the basis of sexual orientation an unlawful discriminatory practice; to provide specified protections for religious expression and beliefs about marriage, family, and sexuality; and to prohibit an elected official who solemnizes marriages from refusing to solemnize a marriage of two persons who have been granted a marriage license.

Primary Sponsor: Representative Hayes

Version: As Introduced

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Subjects Commerce, Courts and Civil Law : Civil Law, Employment, Housing and Real Property, Housing and Real Property : Real Estate Transactions
Committees House Community and Family Advancement
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