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File #: 19-0548    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 3/29/2019 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 4/9/2019 Final action: 4/9/2019
Title: Human Rights Commission recommending the Board approve the Commission Bylaws, approved by the Commission on November 19, 2018. (Est. Time: 10 Min.) FUNDING: N/A
Attachments: 1. A - Blue Route, 2. B - Bylaws, 3. Final Bylaws as amended 4/9/19
Related files: 20-0840

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Human Rights Commission recommending the Board approve the Commission Bylaws, approved by the Commission on November 19, 2018.  (Est. Time: 10 Min.)

 

FUNDING:  N/A

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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

On March 20, 2018 (effective April 20, 2018), the Board approved final passage of Ordinance 5081 establishing the El Dorado County Human Rights Commission.  The purpose of the Human Rights Commission is to promote tolerance and mutual respect among all persons, and to foster peaceful relations in the interest of preserving the public peace among residents of different races, religions, national origins, and the other characteristics listed in Government Code section 11135.

 

On March 19, 2019, the Board approved final passage of Ordinance 5099 amending section 2.20.1111 of the El Dorado County Ordinance Code to change the one year evaluation term to a two year evaluation term from the effective date of Ordinance 5081 (April 20, 2018).

 

On November 19, 2018, the Human Rights Commission approved the attached Bylaws to align them with County Ordinance section 2.20.1100 through 2.20.1111.

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

The Clerk of the Board to add the Bylaws to the Boards, Committees and Commissions database and post to the webpage accordingly.