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File #: 21-1778    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 4/20/2021 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 4/27/2021 Final action:
Title: Request for approval of a resolution recognizing April as National Fair Housing Month.
Attachments: 1. 21-1778 1a - Fair Housing Month Court Letter.pdf
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To: Harris County Commissioners Court

Through: Sophie Elsner, Policy Director, Commissioner Precinct One
Prepared By: Janae Ladet, Policy Advisor, Commissioner Precinct One

Subject: Resolution recognizing April as National Fair Housing Month
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Purpose and Request:
Request for approval of a resolution recognizing April as National Fair Housing Month.

Background and Discussion: April is National Fair Housing Month. This year marks the 53rd anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act of 1968, which sought to eliminate discrimination in housing opportunities and to affirmatively further housing choices for all Americans.

[INSTRUCTIONS: In this section should concisely provide any background and analysis that the Commissioners Court needs to fully understand the action being requested. Please limit background to 3-4 sentences and include any reference to when this item was previously considered by Court. Background should include reference to study or order that led to this item or if the item is a result of compliance with any specific law or statutory requirements.]

Fiscal Impact: NA

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