Title VI - Title IX
General Policy Statement:
It is the policy of the Administrative Office of the Courts that no person shall on the grounds of race, color, national origin or sex, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any federally funded program or activity.
Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Policy Statement:
It is the policy of the Administrative Office of the Courts to take reasonable steps to provide timely and meaningful access for LEP individuals coming in contact with the Administrative Office of the Courts. Through Supreme Court Rule 42 the Administrative Office of the Courts is authorized to carry out the Court Interpreter Credentialing Program to assist all courts in the State of Tennessee to provide timely and meaningful access to the court system for LEP individuals.
Statement of Assurances
Note: This is a generic copy of the statement of assurances. Based on the actual grant the language in the statement of assurances may change.
Title VI Training
NOTE: For additional training go to the Bureau of Justice Assistance website and click on the "Civil Rights Webinar" or click on https://bjatraining.org/2011/08/09/civil-rights-responsibilities-and-obligations-of-recipients-of-doj-funding-webinar