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2019 Senate Bill 5165: Concerning discrimination based on citizenship or immigration status
Introduced by Sen. Rebecca SaldaƱa (Seattle) (D) on January 15, 2019
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Referred to the Senate Law & Justice Committee on January 15, 2019
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 15, 2019
Received in the House on February 28, 2019
Referred to the House Civil Rights & Judiciary Committee on February 28, 2019
Received in the Senate on January 13, 2020
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on January 13, 2020
Passed 26 to 20 in the Senate on January 17, 2020.
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Prohibits discrimination based on citizenship or immigration status unless a state or federal law, regulation, or government contract requires a distinction or differential treatment. Prohibits discrimination by employers, potential employers, labor organizations, or employment agencies based on citizenship or immigration status. Prohibits discrimination in real estate transactions and overcharging or impairing access to public accommodations based on citizenship or immigration status.
Received in the House on January 21, 2020
Referred to the House Civil Rights & Judiciary Committee on January 21, 2020
Signed by Gov. Jay Inslee on March 18, 2020

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