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Pennsylvania Civil Rights Laws

Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart

Code Section Tit. 43 §951, et seq.
Agency Human Relations Commission
Administrative Preemption Yes
Private Action Permitted? Yes
Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff? Discretionary
Statute of Limitations 180 days/agency, 2 yrs./private action

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