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MD Senate Set To Vote On Transgender Bill

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland's Senate is set to vote on a bill to protect transgender people from discrimination in housing, employment and other areas.
    
The bill's third reading is scheduled for Friday morning's Senate session.
    
Sen. Richard Madaleno, a Montgomery County Democrat, filed the bill. Twenty-four other Senators are also sponsoring it.
    
A parallel bill filed in the House by Del. Luke Clippinger is awaiting a committee hearing on March 5.


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