16. Protected Medical Class

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16 Protected Medical Classes
16.1. [PROTECTED] This Act establishes that any person or group of persons distinguished by any medical characteristic, inherent or otherwise, shall be a protected class. A medical characteristic includes: an illness, a status of the application of a medical product, and a status based on a medical treatment that causes adverse effects.
16.1.1. This supplements the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1975, Equal Pay Act of 1963 and Civil Rights Act of 1964, Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 and Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008.
16.1.2. No corporation, person, or group of persons shall create any medical requirement which does not apply to the general population.
16.1.3. This applies to any person(s) who have either rejected or accepted any medical treatment, procedure, or product.
16.2. [APPARATUS] No person, group of persons, corporation, or government may require a person or group of persons to utilize any medical devices, protective equipment, or other any other class of medical apparatus.
16.2.1. A medical apparatus will include any device which restricts, adds to, or involves normal body functioning such as breathing or movement, excluding ordinary clothing, as defined by the person.

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