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


EQMD Events
Date 11/29/2014
First Presbyterian Church, Annapolis MD 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Description: A service celebrating Scott’s life will be held at 11 AM, November 29, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church, 171 Duke...
Date 12/11/2014
The Horse You Came In On Saloon, Baltimore MD 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: Join Equality Maryland for a happy hour hosted by The Horse You Came In On Saloon in Historic Fells Point....
Date 05/24/2015 - 05/31/2015
,  5:00 pm - 8:00 am
Description: From Saturday, May 24, to Saturday, May 31, join local and national Equality Maryland supporters and staff for a welcoming...

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We’re here at 10,000 Villages in Fells Point. Stop by and see us! We are also selling raffle tickets to the 2015 Equality Cruise. For $25 you..

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Looking for unique and fair-trade holiday gifts? Come to 10,000 Villages on Sunday (10am-6pm)! A portion of the proceeds from that day will..

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