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Ordinance 126799

Introduced as Council Bill 120525


AN ORDINANCE establishing the Race and Social Justice Initiative as City policy; establishing governance of the Race and Social Justice Initiative within the Office for Civil Rights; authorizing the Office for Civil Rights to lead the Race and Social Justice Initiative; and adding new Sections 3.14.941 through 3.14.945 to the Seattle Municipal Code.

Description and Background

Current Status:Passed
Fiscal Note:Fiscal Note to Council Bill No. 120525
References:See the complete Legislative History.

Legislative History

Sponsor:Tammy J. Morales
Date Introduced:March 7, 2023
Committee Referral:Neighborhoods, Education, Civil Rights, and Culture
Committee Action Date:March 24, 2023
Committee Recommendation:Pass as amended
Committee Vote:4 (Morales, Sawant, Lewis, Nelson) - 0
City Council Action Date:April 18, 2023
City Council Action:Passed
City Council Vote:9-0
Date Delivered to Mayor:April 21, 2023
Date Signed by Mayor:
(About the signature date)
April 21, 2023
Date Filed with Clerk:April 21, 2023
Signed Copy:PDF scan of Ordinance No. 126799