New York Civil Rights Laws
|Code Section||Exec. §290, et seq. (Generally); Civ. Rights §§18a to 47c (Public Accommodations and Public Housing)|
|Agency||Generally: Division of Human Rights; Public Accommodations and Public Housing: State Human Rights Appeal Board|
|Private Action Permitted?||Yes|
|Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff?||No|
|Statute of Limitations||Generally: variable; Public Accommodations and Public Housing: Not specified|
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