Collage of new commissioners Chacón, Troia, and Chin

Guillermo Chacón, Rev. Terry Troia, and Rocky Chin Join Commission

    The Commission is proud to welcome its three newest Commissioners: Guillermo Chacón, Reverend Terry Troia, and Rockwell ("Rocky") Chin. The Commissioners, appointed by Mayor de Blasio, advise the Commission in addressing issues of bias, harassment, and discrimination citywide.

Mosaic of African American people
    The Commission announces its first settlement involving race discrimination on the basis of hair following the February 2019 release of its landmark legal enforcement guidance.  Read the Press Release.
Four diverse people in photo collage

You have a right to request accommodations without experiencing retaliation.

Fair Chance Act
    October 2019 marked the 4th anniversary of the Fair Chance Act. Since its passing, the Commission has recovered over $926K in damages and penalties for complainants under the Fair Chance Act’s protections against discrimination based on criminal history. Learn more.
Mosaic of Immigrant New Yorkers

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