The Seattle Office for Civil Rights staffs four commissions:
- Seattle Human Rights Commission
- Seattle Women’s Commission
- Seattle LGBT Commission
- Seattle Commission for People with Disabilities
The commissions operate as volunteer advisory bodies to the Mayor and City Council on relevant issues and concerns. Members are appointed by the Mayor, City Council and the commissions themselves.
Although SOCR provides staff support, the Commissions operate independently from the Department.
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