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General Assembly



January Session, 2011

LCO No. 6899



Offered by:


SEN. KISSEL, 7th Dist.


To: House Bill No. 6599

File No. 838

Cal. No. 545

Strike section 9 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"Sec. 9. Section 10-153 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2011):

No local or regional board of education shall discriminate on the basis of sex, gender identity or expression or marital status in the employment of teachers in the public schools or in the determination of the compensation to be paid to such teachers, except that a local or regional board of education may, upon a majority vote of the board, reassign an elementary school teacher for the remainder of the school year if such teacher exhibits a change in gender identity or expression during a school year. "