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Bill No: 2014-189 Introduced: 09/08/2014 Tabled On:
Ordinance No: 6141 Passed: 10/13/2014 Tabled To:
    Procedure Book: Public Hearing:
Emergency Ordinance: Second Reading: 10/13/2014 Withdrawn:
    Defeated: Removed From Agenda:
Description: A GENERAL ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2, ADMINISTRATION, ARTICLE IV, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES, DIVISION 4, MAYOR'S COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS, SECTION 2-223; AND CHAPTER 62, HUMAN RIGHTS, TO ADD SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY TO THE LIST OF CATEGORIES OF PERSONS PROTECTED FROM DISCRIMINATION, TO CONSOLIDATE THE COMMISSION'S INVESTIGATIVE PROCESS INTO A SINGLE DIVISION OF THE CODE, AND TO CLARIFY THE COMMISSION'S POWERS IN LIGHT OF RECENT COURT DECISIONS. (THE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS APPROVAL.) (THIS BILL WAS HELD OVER TO THE OCTOBER 13 MEETING TO ALLOW ALL COUNCIL MEMEBERS TO BE IN ATTENDENCE.)
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