Montana Civil Rights Laws
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Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart
|Code Section||49-2-101, et seq. (Generally); 49-4-101, et seq. (Handicapped)|
|Agency||Generally: Commission for Human Rights; Handicapped: None|
|Administrative Preemption||Generally: Yes; Handicapped: No|
|Private Action Permitted?||Generally: Yes; Handicapped: Yes|
|Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff?||Generally: Yes; Handicapped: Yes|
|Statute of Limitations||Generally: 180 to 300 days; Handicapped: 2 yrs. (§27-2- 211)|
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