CaukePAC

CAUKE PAC supports H.R. 1269, the

FAIR AND RESPONSIBLE EMPLOYMENT EQUALITY (F.R.E.E.) ACT


 

AN ACT to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or gender expression.

The purposes of this Act are —

(1) to address the history and persistent, widespread pattern of discrimination on the bases of sexual orientation and gender identity by private sector employers and local, State, and Federal Government employers;

(2) to provide an explicit, comprehensive Federal prohibition against employment discrimination on the bases of sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression, including meaningful and effective remedies for any such discrimination.