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North Carolina Civil Rights Laws

Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart

Code Section 143-422.1, et seq. (Employment); 41A-1, et seq. (Housing)
Agency Human Relations Commission
Administrative Preemption No
Private Action Permitted? Employment: No; Housing: Yes
Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff? Employment: No; Housing: Yes
Statute of Limitations Employment: None; Housing: 1 yr.

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