The Act supersedes previous laws addressing discrimination in the selling, leasing, and financing of housing and establishes new provisions prohibiting housing discrimination. The new provisions are substantially equivalent to the provisions of the federal Fair Housing Act.
"BUILDINGS AND HOUSING Discriminatory Housing Practices: Establish Fair Housing Program and Complaint Process,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 29.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol5/iss1/29