The five Human Rights Commissioners are appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate to staggered five-year terms.
Commissioners may be re-appointed. The Commissioners meet reguarly, usually monthly, to discuss and decide the merits of individual discrimination complaints, as well as to set the overall policy of the organization.
MISSION STATEMENT: The Commission promotes full civil and human rights in Vermont. The Commission protects people from unlawful discrimination in housing, state government employment and public accommodations and pursues its mission by enforcing laws, mediating disputes, educating the public and providing information and referrals.
MEMO TO: HRC Commissioners
FROM: Tamar Cole, HRC Case Manager
DATE: March 26, 2015
SUBJECT: Commission Meeting Agenda
Enclosed please find information for the upcoming Human Rights Commission meeting scheduled for March 26, 2015. The meeting will take place at the Community National Bank in Barre, Vermont, and will begin at 9:00 AM.
VERMONT HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION MEETING AGENDA
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Human Rights Commission
Community National Bank
316 North Main Street
Barre, Vermont 05641
9:00 – 10:00 BUSINESS MEETING
- January 22, 2015 Minutes – Attachment 1
- Executive Director’s Report – Attachment 2
- Legislative Report – Attachment 3
10:00-12:00 EXECUTIVE SESSION TO HEAR CONFIDENTIAL CASES
12:30-1:30 EXECUTIVE SESSION RESUMED TO HEAR CONFIDENTIAL CASES (if needed)
1:30- close BUSINESS MEETING CONTINUED
COMMISSION MEETING DATES
The Vermont Human Rights Commission will meet on the following dates in 2015.* All meetings will be held, space permitting, at the Community National Bank, in Barre, Vermont, will begin at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise specified and continue until business is completed. Agendas for meetings are posted on this website under Commission Meetings at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting. There will be no meeting in February, July and November.
March 26, 2015
April 30, 2015
May 28, 2015
June 25, 2015
August 27, 2015 (place tbd)
September 24, 2015
October 22, 2015
December 3, 2015 ( place tbd)
* These dates are subject to change due to Commission case needs and Commissioner availability.
JANUARY 22, 2015 MEETING
DECEMBER 4, 2014 MEETING
OCTOBER 30, 2014 MEETING
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014 Meeting
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 Meeting