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File #: 21-0069R    Version: 0 Name: Investigative Hearing - Well-being of the Transgender Community in Baltimore
Type: City Council Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 10/4/2021 In control: Health, Environment, and Technology
On agenda: Final action: 12/6/2021
Enactment #:
Title: Investigative Hearing - Well-being of the Transgender Community in Baltimore For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Mayor’s Office, the Health Department, the Baltimore Police Department, Baltimore City Public Schools, the Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services, the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, the Baltimore City Office of Equity and Civil Rights, the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office, the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, the Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health System Baltimore, and other relevant stakeholders to update the Council on services provided to and the general well-being of the transgender community in Baltimore City.
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, Danielle N. McCray, Ryan Dorsey, Phylicia Porter, Zeke Cohen, Odette Ramos, Robert Stokes, Sr., James Torrence, President Nicholas J. Mosby, Mark Conway
Indexes: Investigative Hearing, Transgender Community, Wellness
Attachments: 1. 21-0069R~1st Reader, 2. Law 21-0069R, 3. MOED 21-0069R, 4. Mayor's Office 21-0069R, 5. BPD 21-0069R, 6. 21-0069R MOHS, 7. BCHD 21-0069R, 8. BCPSS 21-0069R, 9. Synopsis 21-0069R, 10. Hearing Agenda 21-0069R, 11. Hearing Minutes 21-0069R, 12. Voting Record 21-0069R, 13. Hearing Notes 21-0069R, 14. 21-0069R~2nd Reader, 15. 21-0069R~2nd Reader
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
12/6/20210 Baltimore City Council Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/20210 Health, Environment, and Technology Recommended Favorably  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/17/20210 Health, Environment, and Technology Recommended FavorablyPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Office of the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Equity  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Homeless Services Program  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Employee Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Dept. of Health  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Police Department  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to States' Attorney's Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to Baltimore City Public School System  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20210 Baltimore City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20210 Baltimore City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20210 Baltimore City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20210 Health, Environment, and Technology Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill R
(Resolution)

Introduced by: Councilmember Burnett


A Resolution Entitled

A Council Resolution concerning
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Investigative Hearing - Well-being of the Transgender Community in Baltimore
For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Mayor’s Office, the Health Department, the Baltimore Police Department, Baltimore City Public Schools, the Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services, the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, the Baltimore City Office of Equity and Civil Rights, the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office, the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, the Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health System Baltimore, and other relevant stakeholders to update the Council on services provided to and the general well-being of the transgender community in Baltimore City.
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Anti-transgender stigma, transphobia, and the dehumanization of transgender individuals is prevalent in the media, politics and public policy. According to the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s (HRCF) 2018 report Dismantling a Culture of Violence: Understanding Anti-Transgender Violence and Ending the Crisis, transgender and gender-expansive people face stigma surrounding who they are from an early age. Often rooted in inaccurate beliefs and politically-motivated attacks on transgender identities, this stigma erects barriers in virtually every facet of life, denying transgender people the equal opportunity to succeed and be accepted for who th...

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