Highlights Of The Act In Operation

March 1981
Congressional Digest;Mar1981, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p69
Focuses on the main elements of the enforcement procedures of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 which are subject to the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development regulations and guidelines. Centrality of the enforcement process to the controversy over amending the Act; Possibility of filing a complaint to the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity claiming discriminatory housing practice; Enforcement by the Attorney General to bring a civil action in any district court against anyone engaged in the practice of resistance to the full enjoyment of the rights granted by the title.


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