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Please note: this meeting's minutes have not been finalized yet. Actions taken on legislation and their results are not available.
Meeting Name: Human Relations Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 3/19/2019 1:45 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
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Attachments: Public Testimony Forms - Human Relations Committee 03.19.2019.pdf
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19-2320 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 02/19/2019   Not available Video Video
19-1971 1 URGING THE U.S. CONGRESS TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY LEGISLATION TO PREVENT THE DEPORTATION OF RECIPIENTS OF DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA) AND TEMPORARY PROTECTED STATUS (TPS) TO STABILIZE THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIO-EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF IMPACTED YResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION URGING THE U.S. CONGRESS TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY LEGISLATION TO PREVENT THE DEPORTATION OF RECIPIENTS OF DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA) AND TEMPORARY PROTECTED STATUS (TPS) TO STABILIZE THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIO-EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF IMPACTED YOUTH AND THEIR FAMILIES WHEREAS, the separation of children from their parents is a violation of the human rights; and WHEREAS, the rights of children should be protected so that they stay with their families; this is a core value of the democratic ideals of this country; and WHEREAS, the current situation is forcing many U.S. citizen children to leave their communities and struggle to begin anew in their parents’ countries of origin. Often, they are placed in situations in which their rights as U.S. citizens are denied as well as their universal rights as children; and WHEREAS, the five million U.S. citizen children and two million children brought to this nation as infants, and raised here among U.S. citizens, should not be deprived of the sacred right to family and parental guidance and suppor   Not available Video Video