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42 USC 10504

TITLE 42--THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE

CHAPTER 111--EMERGENCY FEDERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSISTANCE


Sec. 10504. Prohibition of discrimination


(a) Federally assisted emergency assistance activities

No person in any State shall, on the ground of race, color,
religion, national origin, or sex, be excluded from participation in, be
denied the benefits of, be subjected to discrimination under, or be
denied employment in connection with any activity for which Federal law
enforcement assistance is provided under this chapter.

(b) Provisions of section 3789d(c)(3) and (4) of this title applicable
to violations

Paragraph (3) and paragraph (4) of section 3789d(c) of this title
shall apply with respect to a violation of subsection (a) of this
section, except that the terms ``this section'' and ``paragraph (1)'',
as such terms appear in such paragraphs, shall be deemed to be
references to subsection (a) of this section, and a reference to the
Office of Justice Programs in such paragraphs shall be deemed to be a
reference to the Attorney General.

(Pub. L. 98-473, title II, Sec. 609P, Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 2105.)

Section Referred to in Other Sections

This section is referred to in section 10507 of this title.


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