14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
Suite L-105
Upper Marlboro


(301) 883-6170




Enforces laws
prohibitting desicrimination in employment, housing, and public
accomadations on the basis of race, religion, national origin, color,
sex, age, marital status, or disability. A complaint
alleging discrimination must be made in writing under oath and filed
within six months of the date of occurrence, except in cases of housing
where the limit is one year. The commission will conduct an
investigation, may obtain agreements, hold formal hearings, issue cease
and desist orders, and bring civil action
or an adminstrative action to end discrimination. The commission may
make surveys and studies concerning human relations and make legislative
recommendations based upon them. Spanish-speaking clients are welcome.

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