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SB 0491 - Civil Rights - Discrimination by a Place of Public Accommodation - Enforcement and Remedies
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Sponsor: Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Last Action: 2/2/2012 - S First Reading Judicial Proceedings - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 491
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 491

File Code: Human Relations Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 287
Sponsored By:
Senators Gladden, Conway, Montgomery, and Stone
Entitled:
Civil Rights - Discrimination by a Place of Public Accommodation - Enforcement and Remedies

Synopsis:

Authorizing specified persons or the Commission on Civil Rights to elect to have the claims asserted in a complaint alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation determined in a civil action brought by the Commission; authorizing a complainant alleging discrimination by a place of public accommodation to bring a specified civil action; requiring specified remedies available for specified discrimination; authorizing specified remedies for specified discrimination; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/2
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Civil Rights Commission
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Damages
Discrimination
Hotels and Motels
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Restaurants
Stadiums
Statutes of Limitation
Theaters
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Government
( 20-1001 , 20-1006 , 20-1007 , 20-1009 , 20-1012 , 20-1013 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered