ART. I | FCHR OBJECTIVES
1. The Commission exists to enforce human and civil rights laws in Florida by investigating and resolving discrimination complaints in areas of employment, housing, and certain public accommodations. Such discrimination is based on national origin, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, race, age, disability, marital status, and familial status.
2. The FCHR promotes fair and equitable treatment, respect, and tolerance through its outreach, educational, and training efforts and by providing information and resources to all persons in Florida.
3. The general public has the right to bring forth allegations of discrimination knowing that they will be treated with fairness, dignity, and respect.
4. Any State of Florida employee who files a complaint under the Florida Whistleblower's Act has the right not to be retaliated against.
Florida Commission on Human Relations
Governance Policy - January 20, 2022
Previously revised September 2014; Original November 2006