Frankfort Fairness Ordinance

Local/Regional News
9:37 am
Tue August 27, 2013

Vote On Frankfort Fairness Ordinance Postponed

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Officials in Frankfort have postponed a final vote on a proposed fairness ordinance.

WKYT-TV reports city commissioners were set to vote on the issue Monday night before a packed room, but delayed taking action after amending the definition of family to include legal guardianship. Since the wording was changed, the panel approved a first reading instead. A final vote is now set for Thursday.

The ordinance will prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or perceived gender identity.

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