Louisiana Civil Rights Laws
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Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart
|Code Section||46:2251, et seq. (Handicapped); 51:2601, et seq. (Housing); 23:301, et seq. (Employment)|
|Agency||Handicapped: None; Housing: Louisiana Dept. of Justice; Employment: None|
|Administrative Preemption||Handicapped: No Housing: No; Employment: No|
|Private Action Permitted?||Handicapped: Yes; Housing: Yes; Employment: Yes|
|Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff?||Handicapped: Yes; Housing: Yes; Employment: Yes|
|Statute of Limitations||Handicapped: 80 days to 1 yr.; Housing: 1 yr./agency, 2 yrs./private action; Employment: Not specified|
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