May 17, Dispatches. State Non-Discrimination Laws. Retrieved July 17, Customer Non-Discrimination Act The Customer Non-Discrimination Act would amend the Civil Rights Act of to prohibit discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in public accommodations. In fact, it was simultaneously aired on all three national network evening news shows, reaching approximately 60 million viewers. On July 21,President Obama signed Executive Orderadding "gender identity" to the categories protected against discrimination in hiring in the federal civilian workforce and both "sexual orientation" and gender identity" to the categories protected against discrimination in hiring and employment on the part of federal government contractors and sub-contractors. On November 30,Trump signed the United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement which contained a footnote exempting the United States from complying with the agreement's call for an end to "sex-based discrimination" .
Without protection, countless Texans are forced to live in the closet for fear of the consequences of living openly.
Gays and Lesbians in the US Military. October 21, Everybody should be protected by the law. Sexual orientation recognized for data collection about hate crimes.
Protections only in public employment .