Chapter 46 - Unlawful Practices
Unlawful Housing PracticesIllegal housing practices based on sexual orientation are the same as described in Fair Housing 101. The complaint process, including intake, investigation, and conciliation are the same as described in Fair Housing 101.
Alleged housing violations under Chapter 46 must have occurred within the Dallas city limits, within 180 days of filing a complaint.
Unlawful Employment Practices
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Unlawful Public Accommodation Practices
Unlawful Intimidation, Retaliation, and CoercionHarass, threaten, harm, damage, or otherwise penalize a person for opposing an unlawful practice, filing a complaint, testifying, assisting, or participating in any manner in an investigation, proceeding, or hearing under the City of Dallas Ordinance Chapter 46.
Offenses and PenaltiesAn offense committed under this chapter is punishable by a fine of not less than $200 or more than $500.