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SB 51, 65th Regular Session
Relating to prevention of discrimination in employment, public accommodations, education, and real property transactions; creating a state Commission on Human Rights and authorizing creation of local commissions; providing for cooperation and their respective powers and duties; defining discriminatory practices and making certain exemptions and exceptions; providing for filing of complaints, procedures for handling complaints, hearings, and orders; providing for judicial review; providing enforcement procedures; providing for keeping of records; relating to certain plans to eliminate discrimination and filing of such plans with the commission; defining certain offenses; providing remedies, sanctions, and penalties; making appropriations; and providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency.

Last action: Considered by committee in public hearing

Author: A.R. "Babe" Schwartz

Subjects:
ANTI-DISCRIMINATION ACT, TEXAS
DISCRIMINATION
Human Relations
HUMAN RIGHTS, COMMISSION ON
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions--Newly Proposed

House Committee: State Affairs ()
Minutes: May 16 1977 | May 26 1977
Senate Committee: Human Resources ()
Minutes: January 24 1977 | February 7 1977

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