The individual does not actually have to be gay, transgender, or bi-sexual to be protected from sexual orientation discrimination. Gender identity discrimination is harassment or differential treatment based on an individual who expresses himself or undergoes medical treatment to become the opposite gender.
Protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity (adopted 30 June ) - A/HRC/RES/32/2: E F S R C A: Human Rights Council resolution - Human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity (adopted 17 June ) -A/HRC/RES/17/
The Civil Service Reform Act of (CSRA), as amended, also protects federal government applicants and employees from discrimination in personnel actions (see "Prohibited Personnel Practices" betterbasket.info) based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, or on conduct which does not adversely affect the .
Sep 11, · An Act Respecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Protection Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows: 1 This Act may be cited as the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Protection Act. 2 The purpose of this Act is to protect Nova Scotia youth from damaging efforts to change their sexual orientation or gender identity.