Geoffrey L. Greif, D.S.W., Chair (chosen by Governor)

Appointed by Governor: Shannon E. Avery, Esq.; Christopher J. Gallant; William Z. Goldstein; Ann Gordon; Stuart Harvey; Rabbi Mark G. Loeb; Fred Douglas Mason, Jr.; Nancy J. Meyer; Kenneth B. Morgen, Ph.D.; Melinda Sadler; Mark F. Scurti, Esq.; Peter Alfred Shapiro; Carlton R. Smith; Tineke B. Tan.

Appointed by Senate President: Nathaniel Exum; Timothy R. Ferguson.

Appointed by House Speaker: Sheila E. Hixson; Samuel I. Rosenberg.

Ex officio: J. Joseph Curran, Jr., Attorney General; Georges C. Benjamin, M.D., Secretary of Health & Mental Hygiene; Raymond A. Skinner, Secretary of Housing & Community Development; Henry B. Ford, Executive Director, Commission on Human Relations.

Staff: Martha Dickey

c/o Commission on Human Relations
William Donald Schaefer Tower, 6 St. Paul St., Suite 900, Baltimore, MD 21202 - 1631
(410) 767-8580
e-mail: mchr@mail.mchr.state.md.us

In September 2000, the Special Commission to Study Sexual-Orientation Discrimination in Maryland was formed by the Governor (Executive Order 01.01.2000.19; Executive Order 01.01.2000.22). The Commission developed recommendations to eliminate sexual discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations. These recommendations included legislative proposals for introduction during the 2001 session of the General Assembly, as well as proposals for executive action if deemed appropriate.

The Commission submitted its interim report to the Governor on December 15, 2000. Thereafter, the General Assembly enacted the Antidiscrimination Act of 2001 (Chapter 340, Acts of 2001). By June 5, 2001, the Commission had concluded its work.

Maryland Constitutional Offices & Agencies
Maryland Departments
Maryland Independent Agencies
Maryland Executive Commissions, Committees, Task Forces, & Advisory Boards
Maryland Universities & Colleges
Maryland Counties
Maryland Municipalities
Maryland at a Glance

Maryland Manual On-Line

Search the Manual
e-mail: mdmanual@maryland.gov

This web site is presented for reference purposes under the doctrine of fair use. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: The site may contain material from other sources which may be under copyright. Rights assessment, and full originating source citation, is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

Copyright March 14, 2022 Maryland State Archives