Who Is Enforcing Civil Rights in Arkansas: Is There a Need for a State Civil Rights Agency?

Arkansas Advisory Committee to
the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

February 2001

A report of the Arkansas Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights prepared for the information and consideration of the Commission. Statements in this report should not be attributed to the Commission, but only to participants at the fact-finding meeting or to the Advisory Committee.


Commission Information

Arkansas Advisory Committee Members

Letter of Transmittal

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Review of the Arkansas Civil Rights Act of 1993

Chapter 3: What Are the Costs of Establishing a State Human Rights Agency?

Chapter 4: Where to Turn for Legal Assistance

Chapter 5: Findings and Recommendations

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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
624 Ninth Street NW
Washington, DC 20425

Telephone: (202) 376-8128