Tag: Sex assignment

Appleton, Wisconsin (USA)

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Appleton, Wisconsin now bans discrimination in housing based on “gender identity and/or gender expression,” defined as a person’s gender-related self-identity, appearance,…

Sex v. Gender Legal Scorecard (USA)

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Every state in the United States plus the District of Columbia bans discrimination based on sex in employment, housing, and…

Vanderputten v. Seydaco Packaging Corp. (Canada)

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Seydaco Packaging Corp. hired Maria Vanderputten – who at the time was living as male – as a general laborer….

Ireland

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Ireland is considering the Gender Recognition Act 2013, which provides for the introduction of a Gender Recognition Register to collate self-declarations…

Maryland (USA)

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Senate Bill 449 – lead sponsored by two men, Senators Rich Madaleno and Jamie Raskin – uses the same problematic…

Maryland (USA)

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Two men – Rich Madeleno and Jamie Raskin – are the lead sponsors of the Fairness for All Marylanders Act of…

Michigan (USA)

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HB 6090 would revamp the Michigan ethnic intimidation statute to add additional penalties for “bias-motivated crimes” based on, among other…

Texas (USA)

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HB 238 would ban employment discrimination based on “gender identity or expression,” defined as “having or being perceived as having…

Pennsylvania (USA)

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In April, Pennsylvania Representative Dan Frankel introduced HB 300 and Senator Lawrence Farnese Jr. introduced SB 910.  The bills would…

Texas (USA)

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A Texas lawmaker has filed a bill to prevent insurers and HMOs from denying health insurance coverage to gay and…