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Summary:
This bill prohibits certain kinds of employer retaliation against immigrant workers. This bill prohibits employers from requesting documents beyond those required by federal law or from refusing to accept...
Subject:
Employment, Immigration Enforcement, Employment
Year:
2014
Source:
Connecticut Legislature
Summary:
This act protects people that are transgender from housing or employment discrimination on the basis of their gender identity. This act also prohibits an owner or operator of a place of public accommodation...
Subject:
Marriage and Families, Civil Liberties, Employment, LGBTQ, Women, Immigrants and Immigration, Housing and Property, Housing and Property, Employment, Services, Benefits, and Programs, Job Protection and Retention
Year:
2014
Source:
Maryland Legislature
Summary:
This initiative creates the “New York City Identity Card” and the New York City Identity Card Program through the mayor’s office of operations. The initiative requires that the card display the holder’s...
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration, Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2014
Source:
New York City Council
Summary:
This bill establishes New York state citizenship, regardless of immigration status, and provides certain rights and benefits to persons with such citizenship. The bill establishes state citizenship for any...
Subject:
Access to Services, Immigrants and Immigration, Higher Education, Medicaid, Health Insurance, Services, Benefits, and Programs, Voter Eligibility
Year:
2014
Source:
New York Legislature
Summary:
This paper is a guide to fiscal policies that can prime states for long-term prosperity and create jobs now. Each section contains links to Center on Budget and Policy Priorities analyses that describe these...
Subject:
Access to Services, Subsidies - Tax Expenditures, Taxation - Corporate Income, Taxation - Individual Income, Taxation - Use, Taxation - Credits, Immigration Enforcement
Year:
2014
Source:
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Summary:
This report contains hundreds of specific policy reforms spanning eight broad areas of local government policy and responsibility: economic development and job creation; infrastructure; municipal revenue;...
Subject:
Access to Services, Subsidies - Tax Expenditures, Housing and Property, Early Childhood Education, Buildings - Energy Efficiency, Government Contracts and Procurement, Public Health, Immigration Enforcement, Roads and Vehicles, Job and Workplace Standards, Policing, Maternity and Family Leave, Taxation - Property, Voter Registration
Year:
2014
Source:
COWS
Summary:
This act authorizes an elections official to appoint a person who is lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States, as specified, and who is otherwise eligible to register to vote, except...
Subject:
Election Administration, Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act requires health plans and health insurers that provide essential health benefits to translate specified coverage documents in the same language they use to market or advertise to an individual or...
Subject:
Health Insurance, Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act requires the Department of Motor Vehicles to issue a driver’s license to a person who is unable to submit proof that his or her presence is authorized under federal law if he or she meets all other...
Subject:
Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act would prohibit a law enforcement official, as defined, from detaining an individual on the basis of a United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement hold after that individual becomes eligible...
Subject:
Policing, Immigrants and Immigration, Immigration Enforcement
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature