genetic non-discrimination

California Governor Signs Law to Protect Against Genetic Discrimination

September 07, 2011
California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law civil rights protections to prevent discrimination against people based on their genetic information. Authored by State Sen. Alex Padilla, the California law the...
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California Law Would Extend Genetic Non-Discrimination Protections

September 02, 2011
UPDATE (9/7/2011) California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law civil rights protections in the state to prevent discrimination against people based on their genetic information. A new California law, awaiting...
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It’s Official: Bush signs GINA

May 21, 2008
President Bush has signed GINA, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, into law. The legislation, which passed Congress last month after languishing for more than a decade, will make it illegal...
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GINA Passes: A First Step Toward Protecting Genetic Information

April 24, 2008
The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) has made it through Congress, more than a decade after first being introduced as a means of protecting individuals from discrimination based on their...
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