STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
RS29138C1 / H0440
This legislation adds the words "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" to the Idaho Human Rights Act,
provides definitions for these terms, and amends the stated purpose of the Act consistent with the legislation's
This bill has no fiscal impact on state, county or local governments. Idaho Human Rights Commission already
has structure to accept discrimination complaints.
Representative John McCrostie
DISCLAIMER: This statement of purpose and fiscal note are a mere attachment to this bill and prepared by a proponent
of the bill. It is neither intended as an expression of legislative intent nor intended for any use outside of the legislative
process, including judicial review (Joint Rule 18).
Statement of Purpose / Fiscal Note Bill SOP/FN INTRODUCED: 01/17/2022, 8:31 AMStatutes affected:
Bill Text: 67-5901, 67-5902, 67-5909