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Examination of State Laws Prohibiting Sex and Marital Status Discrimination in Housing and Home Finance



Report Acceptance Date: 
March 1978 (154 pages)
Posted Date:   
January 20, 2022



This historic publication is a study of laws prohibiting discrimination based on sex and marital status in housing and home finance in 11 states, as of an 18-month period in 1976 and 1977. The publication includes sample cases of discrimination, a review of the scope of relevant state statutes, and discussion of administrative investigations into complaints.


This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.