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Public meeting on Service Dogs: Rights, Access & Laws in Maryland

The Maryland Commission on Civil Rights will host an online public meeting on Monday, July 24 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. to discuss the rights and laws related to service animals in Maryland.

Other sponsors of the meeting include the Maryland Department of Disabilities, The Mid-Atlantic CDC Center, the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs and the Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities at Kennedy Krieger Institute. Learn how the ADA governs the rights of persons who require a service animal and how the public should interact with service animals. Register for the public meeting at or by going to and going to the Events page.