Florida Civil Rights Laws
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The following chart provides the relevant code sections and basic provisions of Florida's civil rights laws.
|Code Section||760.01, et seq.|
|Agency||Commission on Human Relations|
|Private Action Permitted?||Yes, after exhaustion|
|Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff?||Yes|
|Statute of Limitations||365 days/agency|
Note: State laws are constantly changing -- contact a Florida civil rights attorney or conduct your own legal research to verify the state law(s) you are researching.
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