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Mandate 1079

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Add sexual orientation, gender identity, and status as a veteran as protected classes under fair housing law
Purpose of legislation
Amend Virginia Fair Housing Law and regulations to add discrimination on the basis of an individual's sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a veteran as an unlawful housing practice.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 1140 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 135 - 50 : Fair Housing Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5592: Amendments to incorporate new protected classes enacted by 2020 Acts of Assembly
Latest Stage: no stages yet
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