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The committee has asked the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund, which has threatened to sue the county over the resolution, to weigh in on the issue.

“We’ve been disappointed at the statements by the county government that seems not to be particularly interested in hearing from the Human Rights Commission,” said Cesar A. Perales, president of the group, which was instrumental in helping overturn a Hazleton, Pa., anti-illegal alien ordinance last month.

Board Chairman Corey A. Stewart, a Republican, said he was considering proposing a directive for the commission limiting its role to providing a recommendation on how best to implement the resolution and clear up concerns that the commission may have gotten “off-ask.”

“The fact is, the Board of County Supervisors sets policy for the county,” Mr. Stewart said. “We have set that policy. We listened to the community, there was overwhelming support for the resolution, and we passed it unanimously. We don’t need input, at this point, about whether or not that was the right thing to do.”