Equality Virginia joins Governor Northam in Virginia Values Act signing

Equality Virginia joins Governor Northam in Virginia Values Act signing
(Source: Governor Northam's Office)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Equality Virginia joined Governor Ralph Northam for a ceremonial signing of the Virginia Values Act.

The measure went in place, along with a roundup of bills passed by Virginia’s General Assembly, on July 1.

The Virginia Values Act provides nondiscrimination protections in employment, housing and public accommodations for the LGBTQ community.

The ceremonial signing took place at 10 a.m. on July 23 at Diversity Richmond.

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