Md. Senate Set to Vote on Transgender Bill

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    Maryland's Senate is set to vote on a bill to protect transgender people from discrimination in housing, employment and other areas.

    The bill's third reading is scheduled for Friday morning's Senate session.

    Sen. Richard Madaleno, a Montgomery County Democrat, filed the bill. Twenty-four other Senators are also sponsoring it.

    A parallel bill filed in the House by Del. Luke Clippinger is awaiting a committee hearing on March 5.