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Last Updated: March 21, 2019->

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Recent Items

State of Maine Judicial Branch, Language Access Plan (PDF)- Effective January 1, 2019

U.S. Census Bureau - 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year estimates, including language data, is on American Factfinder (December 6, 2018)

Justice Department and Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Circuit Court Partner to Ensure Equal Access for Limited English Proficient Court Users in Court Operated Class

Social Security Administration Language Access Plan, Fiscal Year 2018–19

Video: How to Better Serve Your LEP Audience by Meeting the Federal Requirements, Department of Justice- January 18, 2018

Video: Know Your LEP Population with the Language Map App, Department of Justice- July 24, 2017

Department of Health and Human Services OCR Addresses National Origin Discrimination in Alabama Child Welfare Programs- October 25, 2017

Justice Department and Washington State Courts Partner to Ensure Access to State Court Services for Limited English Proficient Individuals- July 18, 2017

Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania- April 24, 2017 Mission Statement promotes a positive and cooperative understanding of the importance of language access to federally conducted and federally assisted programs. This site acts as a clearinghouse, providing and linking to information, tools, and technical assistance regarding limited English proficiency and language services for federal agencies, recipients of federal funds, users of federal programs and federally assisted programs, and other stakeholders.
Selected Resources Department of Justice Links
  Frequently Asked Questions   Department of Justice Home Page
  Executive Order 13166   Civil Rights Division Home Page
  LEP Mapping Tools   Federal Coordination and Compliance Section Home Page
  LEP Guidance for Recipients   Freedom of Information Act
  File a Complaint   Privacy Policy