Human Relations Commission Advisory Committee
The Human Relations Commission Advisory Committee strives to eliminate and prevent discrimination in employment, in places of public accommodation, resort or amusement, in housing accommodations and in commercial space because of race, creed, national origin or ancestry, color, religion, gender or sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital status, age, physical condition or disability whenever such discrimination is prohibited by city law.
- Each councilmember appoints a member;
- The Mayor appoints two members; and
- Eight members appointed by the Mayor from a list of nominees submitted by the presidents of Xavier University, Dillard University, Tulane University, Loyola University, Delgado Community College, and Our Lady of Holy Cross College, and the chancellors of the University of New Orleans and Southern University in New Orleans. Each of the aforementioned universities must submit three nominees for the Mayor’s consideration. The Mayor shall select one nominee from each university.
(Created by: Ord. No. 19278 M.C.S.; 25700 M.C.S.; Code of Ord. Sec. 86-4)