Vermont, USA: New Bill Would Require Insurance Companies to Offer Gay and Straight Couples Same Benefits

Written by scott on March 20th, 2013

Vermont Binational Lesbian CoupleThe House in Vermont has just passed a bill to help level the playing field for gay and lesbian couples when it comes to health coverage. LGBTQ Nation reports:

Advocates say the measure would go a long way toward extending the rights of gay and lesbian couples in Vermont. Progressive Party Rep. Chris Pearson of Burlington, who co-sponsored the legislation, said it’s an important step in an “ongoing process” of “peeling back the layers of discrimination.”

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