antidiscrimination http://kuer.org en Antidiscrimination Bill Dies Without a Senate Debate http://kuer.org/post/antidiscrimination-bill-dies-without-senate-debate <p>Republican Senator Stephen Urquhart’s LGBT antidiscrimination bill did not receive a vote on the Senate floor Monday, effectively killing it for this year’s legislative session.</p><p>By passing out of committee SB262, which would prohibit employers and landlords statewide from discriminating against homosexuals, made it further than any other similar legislation ever has. Democratic Senator Jim Dabakis co-sponsored the bill and while he says that he’s disappointed that it didn’t receive a vote in the Senate, he acknowledges that they’re moving in the right direction.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 23:27:03 +0000 Brian Grimmett 26220 at http://kuer.org Antidiscrimination Bill Dies Without a Senate Debate