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Government LawyersThe newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Government Lawyers

December 2010, vol. 12, no. 2

In-sites

The following Web sites include information that relates to disability non-discrimination and other non-discrimination laws:

The Web site of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, <www.eeoc.gov>, contains information related to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008. The site also includes information related to Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008.

Hosted by the Illinois Department of Human Rights, <www.state.il.us/dhr>, provides information regarding filing a charge of discrimination under the Illinois Human Rights Act.

<www.dol.gov> is the Web site of the United States Department of Labor. The site contains links to a number of resources regarding employment opportunities and laws for people with disabilities. <www.state.il.us/agency/idol> contains similar information provided by the Illinois Department of Labor.

The Web site of the Illinois Human Rights Commission, <www2.illinois.gov/ihrc/Pages/default.aspx>, provides information related to fighting discrimination in Illinois and contains links to Illinois Human Rights Commission decisions and Illinois Appellate Court decisions.

The City of Chicago’s Commission on Human Relations maintains a Web site to promote diversity. The Commission enforces the Chicago Human Rights Ordinance and the Chicago Fair Housing Ordinance and investigates complaints of discrimination. More information regarding the Commission may be found on its Web site: <www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/cchr.html/>. ■


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