Title VI Compliance
TITLE VI OF THE 1964 CIVIL RIGHTS ACT
“No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race color or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.”
The State Department of Military provides benefits and services such as emergency management assistance, National Guard protection services and facility construction and maintenance, and disaster assistance following a major Presidential declaration. The federal assistance administered by the Military Department are pass through funds to local governments, other state agencies, and certain private non-profit organizations.
Anyone who believes that an agency or local government receiving the federal funding mentioned above has discriminated against someone on the basis of race, color, or national origin has a right to file a complaint within 180 days of the alleged discrimination to Marshall County Government’s Title VI coordinator
Addition information on Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964:
Title VI training: