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The Seattle Office for Civil Rights

Ed Murray, Mayor
Patricia Lally, Acting Director

810 Third Avenue, Suite 750, Seattle WA 98104-1627
206-684-4500, TTY 206-684-0332
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Wheel Chair accessible on the Third Avenue entrance.


Rules, Ordinances and Publications

Rules and Ordinances

Adobe PDF graphic New Fair Contracting Practices Rules (Chap. 50)
Adobe PDF graphic Fair Contracting Practices Fact Sheet

Employment Practices - Seattle Municipal Code 14.04

Housing Practices- Seattle Municipal Code Chap. 14.08
Adobe PDF graphic Practice & Procedure in Discrimination Cases Chap. 40

Title VI Plan


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Publications by Categories

Disability / Accessibility
Employment
Fair Contracting
General
Hate Free
Housing
Public Accommodations
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On Disability / Accessibility Issues

Adobe PDF graphic A Disability Etiquette Handbook

Adobe PDF graphic A Handbook for Public Employees This book is about creating accessible publications for general audience and alternative formats for people with disabilities.
Adobe PDF graphic Discover Ability: A Disability Resource Guide for Seattle area small businesses.

Adobe PDF graphic Sample Policy: Reasonable Accommodations for People with Disabilities Published by Fair Housing Agencies of Washington.

Adobe PDF graphic Sample Service Animal Policy
Adobe PDF graphic Service Animals: A Guide for Public Employees

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On Employment Issues

Adobe PDF graphic Disabilities in the Workplace

Adobe PDF graphic Employment Discrimination Where to Find Help

Adobe PDF graphic Employing Non-Citizens
The Law guarantees equal treatment when hiring, firing and on-the job

Adobe PDF graphic Fair Employment Facts

Adobe PDF graphic Fair Employment Practices Ordinance Poster

Adobe PDF graphic It Is Good For Business
An Employer's Guide To Prevent Workplace Discrimination

Adobe PDF graphic Sexual Harassment
Employers are Responsible for Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Adobe PDF graphic Sexual Harassment is More Common Than You Think

Adobe PDF graphic Treat Your Employees Fairly
It Reduces Employee Turnover and Improves Morale

Adobe PDF graphic Your Rights as a Worker in Washington State

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On Fair Contracting Issues

Fair Contracting in the City of Seattle
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On General Issues

Adobe PDF graphic Filing a Complaint with SOCR: A Step by Step Guide
Translated in the following languages:
| Cambodian | English | Korean | Russian | Spanish | Vietnamese|
Adobe PDF graphic SOCR Annual Report 2002-2003
Adobe PDF graphic How To Respond to a Complaint
Adobe PDF graphic Interpreter Tool Kit
City of Seattle Interpreter Tool Kit. A guide to help you provide interpretation and translation services to Seattle's multilingual community
Adobe PDF graphic Danger Bad Loan Ahead!
Adobe PDF graphic Fair Loans Fair Housing: Your Guide to Avoiding Predatory Loans
Adobe PDF graphic Seattle Office for Civil Rights Brochure
Translations in the following languages:
| Amharic | English | Oromo | Somali | Spanish | Tigrinya | Vietnamese|

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On Hate Free Issues

Adobe PDF graphic Racial & Religious Crimes Have no place in Our Community
Translations in the following languages:
| Amharic | Arabic | English | Farsi | Hindi | Oromiffa | |Punjabi | Somali | Tigrinya | Urdu |

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On Housing Issues

Adobe PDF graphic A Citizen's Guide to Housing and Zoning Code Compliance (603)
Adobe PDF graphic Fair Housing Agencies that Deal with Discrimination
Adobe PDF graphic Open Housing Ordinance Poster
Adobe PDF graphic Landlord/Tenant Information
Three documents bundled together, by language. Translated by DCLU in the following languages:
| Cambodian | Chinese | Korean | Laotian | Russian | Somali | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese

Adobe PDF graphic Rental Agreement Regulation Ordinance
Adobe PDF graphic Renters Guide to Seattle
Published by Seattle Office of Housing
Adobe PDF graphic Resources for Housing Providers: Poster
Adobe PDF graphic Sample Tenant on Tenant Harassment Policy
Adobe PDF graphic Seattle Laws on Property Owner and Tenant Rights and Responsibilities
Adobe PDF graphic Stop Discrimination in Housing
Translated in the following languages:
| Cambodian | English | Korean | Russian | Spanish | Vietnamese

Adobe PDF graphic Terminating Tenancies Under the Just Cause Eviction Ordinance to Comply with Land Use Code Restriction on the Number of Residents

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On Public Accommodations Issues

Adobe PDF graphic Public Accommodations Facts

Adobe PDF graphic Public Accommodations Poster

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If you have questions, comments or requests about our services please contact our office at (206) 684-4500 voice, (206) 684-4503 TTY or send email to Elliott Bronstein.


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