Ordinances and Resolutions

Ordinance(s)

Ordinance 19-10 The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (formerly the Barnstable County Human Rights Commission BCHRC) was first established by the County in 2007.   In June 2019 the BCHRC became an “Advisory” Commission under Ordinance 19-10 with a new name, structure and designated Human Rights Coordinator position.  Hence the Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission was born.

Final Approved Ordinance 19-10 – this Ordinance Established a County Office to be known as the Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC).  This Ordinance replaces all prior Ordinances


Assembly of Delegates Ordinance 20-10-Recall amendment to Barnstable County Charter


Resolution(s)

Assembly of Delegates Resolution 20-03 supports and endorses communication from the Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission to the U.S. Department of the Interior supporting the Wampanoag Tribe. 

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Wampanoag Press Release in Support of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe


Assembly of Delegates Resolution 20-06 | Public Participation Guide

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Statement in Support of Assembly of Delegates Resolution 20-06