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The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights is the state government authority that enforces the Kentucky Civil Rights Act. It also enforces the U.S. Civil Rights Act through its affiliation with federal government agencies such as the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). 

The Kentucky Human Rights Board of Commissioners consists of 11 commissioners who are appointed by the Governor. They represent the seven judicial districts of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and also the state-at-large.

The Board of Commissioners is charged with ruling on discrimination complaints for the people of Kentucky with the authority of a court of law.

The Commissioners




2014 Commission Meetings

Commission Meetings are open to the public and are usually held at the Louisville, Ky., headquarters at 332 West Broadway, Heyburn Building, 14th Floor Conference Room at 9:30 am Eastern Time unless otherwise noted. Call 1.800.292.5566 to confirm and for location and time of meetings held out of Louisville.

Commission meeting dates for 2014 are scheduled for the third Thursday of the month as follows:

  • January 16, 2014
  • February 5, 2014 
  • March 4, 2014
  • April 17, 2014 
  • May 15, 2013
  • June 19, 2014 
  • August 21, 2014 
  • September 18, 2014
  • October 16, 2014
    (Bowling Green) 
  • November 20, 2014
  • December - NO MEETING

Last Updated 3/23/2015
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