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Chapter 261: Prohibiting Discrimination Based on Genetic Information


Allison L. Cross


University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law

2012

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 43, Issue 3, p. 700, 2012

Abstract:     
This short, objective piece examines and analyzes a 2011 amendment to the California Unruh Civil Rights Act and the Fair Employment and Housing Act, expanding those Acts to include "genetic information" to a longer list of prohibited bases of discrimination, including sex, race, and national origin.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 11

Keywords: Law, California Legislation, California Unruh Civil Rights Act, California Fair Employment and Housing Act, genetic information, Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, GINA, civil rights, discrimination, prohibited bases of discrimination

JEL Classification: K31, K32

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Date posted: June 30, 2013  

Suggested Citation

Cross, Allison L., Chapter 261: Prohibiting Discrimination Based on Genetic Information (2012). McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 43, Issue 3, p. 700, 2012. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2287309

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Allison L. Cross (Contact Author)
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law ( email )
3200 Fifth Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817
United States
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