What does the NDO prohibit?

The NDO prohibits discrimination in the City of Denton in the areas of employment, housing, and public accommodations based upon race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity. The NDO also prohibits discrimination in housing based on a veteran’s source of income.

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1. What does the NDO prohibit?
2. Are there any exclusions to the ordinance?
3. What are examples of public accommodations?
4. Does the NDO apply to restrooms or other similar facilities?
5. How could a complaint be filed to report discrimination?
6. How would the complaint be handled?
7. What if the complaint cannot be referred to another public agency and it is accepted for investigation by the City?
8. What if the complaint cannot be resolved between the parties? Is there a penalty?
9. What if there is no reasonable cause found that discrimination occurred?
10. What are the expectations for confidentiality?
11. What if provisions of the ordinance are against my sincerely held religious belief(s)?
12. Are schools included in the NDO?