Updated On August 9, 2017 - 11:03am

Updated State Funded Travel Prohibition

PROHIBITION ON STATE-FUNDED AND STATE-SPONSORED TRAVEL TO STATES WITH DISCRIMINATORY LAWS (ASSEMBLY BILL NO. 1887)

On September 27, 2016, Governor Brown signed into law AB 1887 which prohibits state-funded travel to a state that has passed a law that (1) authorizes discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, or (2) voids or repeals existing state or local protections against such discrimination. The law expressly identifies the University of California as an entity covered by the law.
 
The following states were posted when the law was published:
  • Kansas
  • Mississippi
  • Norh Carolina
  • Tennessee
On June 23, 2017, the Attorney General published four additional states to the list:
  • Alabama
  • Kentucky
  • South Dakota
  • Texas

The Attorney General lists the states impacted by this legislation on their website, whose office is responsible for updates as necessary: https://oag.ca.gov/ab1887

 

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