Missouri Civil Rights Laws

Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart

Code Section Ch. 213.010, et seq. (Generally); Ch. 408.550 (Credit)
Agency Generally: Commission on Human Rights; Credit: None
Administrative Preemption Generally: Yes; Credit: No
Private Action Permitted? Generally: Yes; Credit: Yes
Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff? Yes
Statute of Limitations Generally: 180 days with commission; 2 yrs. civil action; Credit: Not specified.

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