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Summary:
This ordinance prohibits the City from contracting with any health insurance company that refuses to insure any person or discriminates in the amount of premium, policy fees, or rates charged for any policy...
Subject:
Employment, LGBTQ, Government Contracts and Procurement, Health Insurance, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2014
Source:
Boston City Council
Summary:
This bill prevents non-citizen legal residents from being deported on account of misdemeanor convictions. This bill reduces the maximum misdemeanor jail sentence from 365 days to 364 days. Under federal...
Subject:
Courts, Sentencing, Immigrants and Immigration
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits sterilization for the purpose of birth control of an individual under the control of the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation or a county correctional facility, unless the...
Subject:
Reproductive Health, Civil Liberties
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires the person completing a death certificate to record the decedent’s gender as reported by the informant, unless presented with legal documentation memorializing the deceased gender...
Subject:
LGBTQ
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act requires that health care service plans offer coverage for the treatment of infertility and, if purchased, provide the coverage without discrimination on the basis of age, ancestry, color,...
Subject:
Women, Health Insurance, Reproductive Health, Contraception, Abortion, Pregnancy
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act limits the authority to suspend or expel a student for disrupting school activities or willfully defying the valid authority of supervisors, teachers, administrators, school officials, or other...
Subject:
K-12 Education
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill provides that a perpetrator’s discovery or knowledge about a victim’s actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation may not be used to substantiate lowering...
Subject:
Sentencing, Courts, Violent Crime, LGBTQ
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill makes senior citizens and persons with disabilities whose household income is less than $35,000 eligible to apply for property tax postponement, excluding mobile homes and houseboats. This bill...
Subject:
Taxation - Property, Housing and Property, Individuals with Disabilities
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill expressly authorizes the court to provide a court interpreter in any civil action or proceeding at no cost to the parties, regardless of the income of the parties. The bill requires interpreters to...
Subject:
Courts, Immigrants and Immigration
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This act requires a client employer to share with a labor contractor all civil legal responsibility and civil liability for all workers supplied by that labor contractor for the payment of wages and the...
Subject:
Job and Workforce Training, Employment, Wages and Compensation
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature