The Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO) is dedicated to the practice of democracy and strongly believes in the free exchange of ideas. However, we also believe in maintaining a strict standard of excellence in all of the material associated with the CHRO web site by virtue of links from this site. We do not favor one group over another, and any references herein to any organizations, specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, do not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by the CHRO.

With respect to documents available from this server, neither the CHRO nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately-owned rights.

The CHRO is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced through links. The responsibility for content rests with the organizations who are providing the information. Specific details regarding a document should be directed to the appropriate organization and not necessarily to the CHRO web site administrator.

Data Distribution and Statement of Liability

The Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO) shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained within this web site. These data and related graphics are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such.

The information contained in these data is dynamic and will change over time. The CHRO gives no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data. It is the responsibility of the data user to use the data appropriately and consistent within these limitations. Although these data have been processed successfully on a computer system at the CHRO, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the utility of the data on another system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and aggregate use with other data. 

Purpose and Scope

The CHRO website is provided as a public service. The site is managed by a CHRO Website Management Committee. This committee is under the supervision of the Office of the Executive Director at the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities.

The goals for the development of this site are:

  • To improve public access to information, programs and services related to the mandate and mission of the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities;
  • To provide a mechanism for the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities to become more efficient, effective, and responsive to the public through the use of online communications;
  • To provide a tool to improve cross-agency or cross-boundary organizational collaboration activity on issues related to the mandate and mission of the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities.

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