To: Equal Opportunity-Cultural Diversity Committee Members
From: Cathlyne Scharetg, Chair
The Equal Opportunity-Cultural Diversity Committee meeting will be held on
Thursday, January 22, 2009; 1:00 p.m. to 2:50 p.m.
Please consult the C.A.R. Board of Directors January, 2009 program to
confirm the committee room location. Should you have any questions about
the committee meeting, please feel free to call the committee staff
coordinators Carmen Petrinca Hirciag at (213) 739-8333 or e-mail her
or Jeff Keller at (213) 739-8398 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In June 2008, C.A.R. launched its new and improved website at www.car.org.
With the recent website changes, it is necessary to offer some instruction
on our new Quick Print function.
The procedure for "Quick Print" has changed:
For members seeking to print their entire meeting packet, please begin by
going back to the main "C.A.R. Business Meeting Materials" web page and
click on the "Quick Print" link. On this web page you will be able to print
all of the committee materials for any committee in one step. When
selecting the committee materials to be printed, please select the
committee cover memo box, and then select the boxes below in order to get
all the committee materials. When finished selecting committee materials,
please scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Continue" in order to
compile the requested documents. Once compiled, the document may be
The C.A.R. State Legislative Issues Report (SLIR) is also available on the
web. The Report is prepared by the Association’s Governmental Affairs staff
for use by C.A.R. policy committees as a foundation for policy
development. All policy committee members are encouraged to use this
document as a resource throughout the year. The 2009 Report can be
found by clicking here: http://www.car.org/governmentalaffairs/statelegislation/slir/
PLEASE NOTE: The SLIR is in excess of 80 pages. It may be beneficial to
only select portions of this document that pertain to the issue area your
committee is addressing. Please review these materials before the January
2009 Board of Directors Meetings.
Please print and review these materials before our meeting on
January 22, 2009; I look forward to seeing you in Monterey.