Senate Bill 212/HB 1265 - The Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2014, would update the state’s anti-discrimination laws to include transgender individuals.
Status: Senate Bill 212 passed the Senate with a 32-15 vote on March 4, 2014. The House of Delegates passed the measure on March 27, 2014 with a 82-57 vote. The bill was signed by Gov. O’Malley on May 15, 2014. It will go into effect on October 1, 2014.
Read the testimony submitted by Carrie Evans, Executive Director of Equality Maryland here.
To read the legislative fact sheet, click here.
EQMD Position: Support