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September 16, 2013

SF Collaborative Against Human Trafficking - September 16, 2013

San Francisco Collaborative Against Human Trafficking Meeting Agenda

Monday, September 16, 2013       11:30 am – 1:00 pm (Bring your own lunch)

San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, Latino/Hispanic Room A, Lower Level

100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA


NOTE: Public comment will be heard before or after each item. Individuals have 2 minutes for comment per issue.



(1) August 2 Conference Summary of Recommendations; (2) August 2 Conference Summary of Evaluations; (3) 2014 Poster Contest Flyer; (4) SB 1193 Fact Sheet; (5) SB 1193 Sample Notice


  1. Welcome and Introduction  (Co-Chairs Nancy Goldberg and Commissioner Julie Soo)            10 min. 


  1. Agenda Changes                                                                                                               ACTION                 5 min.    

Action: To approve the agenda.   

  1. Recap of August 2 Child Sex Trafficking Conference                                              DISCUSSION/ACTION


  1. Showing of Aimee Allison’s A Day in the Life of a Victim of Child Sex Trafficking         15 min.
  2. Summary of conference evaluation  (Stephanie Nguyen)                                                   5 min.
  3. ACTION: Review written summary of recommendations from conference

& prioritize action items (Minouche Kandel)                                                                             15 min.

  1. 2014 SFCAHT Poster Contest: “No one owns me” (Minouche Kandel)               DISCUSSION         5 min.                                    
  2. Enforcement of SB 1193: Posting of Public Notices Regarding Slavery               DISCUSSION/ACTION

(Dr. Emily Murase)                                                                                                                                                10 min.


  1. ACTION: Committee to Create Model Public Notice for SB 1193


  1. SFCAHT Communication (Minouche Kandel)                                                             DISCUSSION         5 min.


  1. SFCAHT Website Committee
  2. Newsletter Assistance


  1. Update on San Francisco Mayor’s Task Force on Human Trafficking                  DISCUSSION         10 min.

 (Dr. Emily Murase)                                                                                                                              


  1. Community Updates (All)                                                                                                  DISCUSSION         10 min.
  2. Adjournment




American Sign Language interpreters and a Sound Amplification System provided upon request with 48-hour advance notice to 415-252-2570. Translation into languages other than English is also available with 48-hour notice. Limited accessible street parking available.  Accessible MUNI Metro station in the Powell and lines are J, K, L, M and N.  Accessible MUNI Lines are the 30 and 45.  Accessible seating for persons with disabilities (including those using wheelchairs) will be available.  Meeting proceedings available in alternative formats.  In order to assist the City's efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies, environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based products.  Please help the City to accommodate these individuals.  To obtain a disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, to participate in the meeting, please contact the Department on the Status of Women at least two business days before the meeting at 415-252-2570 (Voice) or 415-252-2550 (TTD).  The Board of Supervisors has amended the Sunshine Ordinance by adding provision 67A.1.  The provision is effective as of January 21, 2001.


The ringing of and use of cell phones, pagers, and similar sound producing electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting.  Please be advised that the Chair may order the removal from the meeting room of any person(s) responsible for the ringing or use of a cell phone, pager or other similar sound-producing electronic devices.


Explanatory documents: For copies of explanatory documents listed in this agenda, and other related materials received by COSW, please contact the Department on the Status of Women at 25 Van Ness Ave, Suite 240, San Francisco, CA  94102; phone: 415-252-2570, fax:  415-252-2575.   Also, to the extent possible, documents will be available on the COSW website at


Know Your Rights under the Sunshine Ordinance: (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) Government’s duty is to serve the public, reaching its decision in full view of the public. Commissions, boards, councils and other agencies of the City and County exist to conduct the people’s business.  This ordinance assures that deliberations are conducted before the people and that City operations are open to the people’s review.  For more information on your rights under the Sunshine Ordinance, or to report a violation of the Ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at 415-554-7724.  To obtain a free copy of the Sunshine Ordinance contact the  Sunshine Ordinance Task Force, City Hall, Room 244, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689, phone: 415-554-7724, fax: 415-554-7854.  Copies of the Sunshine Ordinance can also be obtained from the San Francisco Public Library and on the City’s website at


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