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Government Code - GOV

TITLE 2. GOVERNMENT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA [8000 - 22980]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )
  

DIVISION 3. EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT [11000 - 15986]

  ( Division 3 added by Stats. 1945, Ch. 111. )
  

PART 2.8. DEPARTMENT OF FAIR EMPLOYMENT AND HOUSING [12900 - 12996]

  ( Part 2.8 added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 992. )
  

CHAPTER 6. Discrimination Prohibited [12940 - 12957]

  ( Chapter 6 added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 992. )
  

ARTICLE 1. Unlawful Practices, Generally [12940 - 12951]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 992. )

  
12949.  

Nothing in this part relating to gender-based discrimination affects the ability of an employer to require an employee to adhere to reasonable workplace appearance, grooming, and dress standards not precluded by other provisions of state or federal law, provided that an employer shall allow an employee to appear or dress consistently with the employee’s gender identity or gender expression.

(Amended by Stats. 2011, Ch. 719, Sec. 20. Effective January 1, 2012.)