• LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Google+

Tampa enacts law banning transgender discrimination

by on
in Discrimination and Harassment,Human Resources

By a 5-to-1 vote, the Tampa City Council has passed legislation banning discrimination based on gender identity and expression in employment, housing and public accommodation.

The new ordinance protects those with an “inner sense of being a specific gender” regardless of their “assigned sex at birth.”

Tampa’s human rights ordinance already prohibited discrimination based on sexual orientation. The new ordinance mirrors similar regulations in 12 other Florida municipalities and 13 states.

The federal government is currently drafting similar protections for federal employees.

Like what you've read? ...Republish it and share great business tips!

Attention: Readers, Publishers, Editors, Bloggers, Media, Webmasters and more...

We believe great content should be read and passed around. After all, knowledge IS power. And good business can become great with the right information at their fingertips. If you'd like to share any of the insightful articles on BusinessManagementDaily.com, you may republish or syndicate it without charge.

The only thing we ask is that you keep the article exactly as it was written and formatted. You also need to include an attribution statement and link to the article.

" This information is proudly provided by Business Management Daily.com: http://www.businessmanagementdaily.com/10936/tampa-enacts-law-banning-transgender-discrimination "

Leave a Comment