Notice of Adoption of Rule - Implementation of the Fair Chance Act

Adopted Rules: Closed to Comments

Effective Date: 
Saturday, August 5, 2017

The New York City Commission on Human Rights has amended its rules to establish certain definitions and procedures applying Local Law No. 63 of 2015, the Fair Chance Act, which amended the Human Rights Law’s provisions regarding unlawful discrimination on the basis of criminal history against job applicants and employees, and applicants for licenses, registrations, and permits.