Prevent Discrimination against Domestic Violence Victims
|Category:||Wage and Labor|
|Sponsor:||Senator Donna Bailey, Senate 31 - York County|
|Bill #:||LD 1294|
Senator Bailey of York would amend the Maine Human Rights Act to provide protections against discrimination in employment and housing against a person who has sought and received an order of protection under the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 19-A, chapter 101. All remedies currently available under the Maine Human Rights Act, including a private right of action and attorney's fees, are available for these persons.