House Joint Resolution 6
149th General Assembly (2017 - 2018)
Senate Education 6/30/17
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
DIRECTING THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE DELAWARE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, TO PROMULGATE REGULATIONS THAT PROHIBIT DISCRIMINATION IN SCHOOL DISTRICTS’ EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES OR EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS ON THE BASIS OF ANY LEGALLY-PROTECTED CHARACTERISTIC, INCLUDING GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION.
This House Joint Resolution directs the Department of Education, with the assistance of the Delaware State Board of Education, to promulgate regulations that include specific guidelines to prohibit discrimination in school district employment practices or educational programs and activities for students on the basis of any legally-protected characteristic, including gender identity or expression.
Takes effect upon being signed into law