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How to Better Serve Your LEP Audience by Meeting the Federal Requirements

January 18, 2018

An interactive online training designed to provide federal, state, and local government agencies with a primer on their legal obligations to limited English proficient individuals under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and, if applicable, Executive Order 13166. Presenters will provide an overview of national origin discrimination and offer practical tips for overcoming language barriers and language access program planning.

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Know Your LEP Population with the Language Map App

July 24, 2017

With the Language Map App, a mayor, governor, school superintendent, hospital administrator or librarian can determine within seconds if there are LEP individuals in their county or state and, most importantly, the languages spoken by LEP individuals. This presentation will help users familiarize themselves with the features of the Language Map App and will explore how the Language Map App can be helpful to your work. Learn how the Language Map App can help you determine your LEP individual’s language needs to more effectively reach them.

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Understanding and Abiding by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

June 20, 2017

This video explains the protections of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance, the individuals who are covered by these protections, the entities that must follow this law, and how Title VI is enforced.

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Breaking Down the Barriers: Translating Limited English Proficiency Policy into Practice (Spanish)

August 14, 2015

[Spanish voice-over] This video explains the rights of limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Right Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations; and the requirements of federal agencies under Executive Order 13166 to provide language access to their programs and activities.

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Breaking Down the Barriers: Translating Limited English Proficiency Policy into Practice (Chinese)

August 14, 2015

[Traditional Chinese Subtitles] This video explains the rights of limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Right Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations; and the requirements of federal agencies under Executive Order 13166 to provide language access to their programs and activities.

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Breaking Down the Barriers: Translating Limited English Proficiency Policy into Practice (Vietnamese)

August 14, 2015

[Vietnamese voice-over] This video explains the rights of limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Right Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations; and the requirements of federal agencies under Executive Order 13166 to provide language access to their programs and activities.

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Breaking Down the Barriers: Translating Limited English Proficiency Policy into Practice

August 12, 2015

This video explains the rights of limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Right Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations; and the requirements of federal agencies under Executive Order 13166 to provide language access to their programs and activities.

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Providing Language Access in the Courts: Working Together to Ensure Justice

February 28, 2014

This video shows a panel discussion on providing language access in the courts moderated by the Honorable Vanessa Ruiz, Senior Judge, District of Columbia Court of Appeals.  Panelists include: Deeana Jang, Chief, Federal Coordination and Compliance Section, U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division; Lisa Wood, Chair, American Bar Association’s Standing Committee
on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants; and Harry Spence, Court Administrator of the Massachusetts Trial Court.

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Communicating Effectively with Limited English Proficient Individuals

February 6, 2013

This video training series is one part of a training toolkit designed to educate federal personnel on interacting with limited English proficient individuals. It was developed in response to the Attorney General’s February 2011 memorandum to all federal agencies, calling upon them to ensure that limited English proficient individuals can access federal government programs and services under Executive Order 13166.

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Overcoming Language Barriers: Creating Language Access Policies, Plans and Procedures

May 3, 2011

These videos explain the rights of limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Right Act of 1964 and its implementing regulations; and the requirements of federal agencies under Executive Order 13166 to provide language access to their programs and activities.

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State and Local Government

State Courts

Correctional Facilities

District Attorneys

Law Enforcement

Probation

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ਸਾਡੇ ਬਾਰੇ

ਲਿਮਟਿਡ ਇੰਗਲਿਸ਼ ਪਰੌਫੀਸੈਂਸ਼ੀ (ਐੱਲ.ਈ.ਪੀ.) 'ਤੇ ਇੰਟਰੇਜੈਂਸੀ ਵਰਕਿੰਗ ਗਰੁੱਪ ਨੇ 2002 ਵਿੱਚ LEP.gov ਬਣਾਇਆ ਹੈ।  LEP.gov ਨੂੰ ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਰਾਜ ਦੇ ਨਿਆਂ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਦੇ ਸਿਵਲ ਰਾਈਟਸ ਡਵੀਜ਼ਨ ਵਿੱਚ ਫੈਡਰਲ ਕੋਆਰਡੀਨੇਸ਼ਨ ਐਂਡ ਕੰਪਾਈਲੈਂਸ ਸੈਕਸ਼ਨ (ਐੱਫ.ਸੀ.ਐੱਸ.) ਦੁਆਰਾ ਸੰਭਾਲਿਆ ਜਾਂਦਾ ਹੈ। 

ਸਾਡਾ ਮਿਸ਼ਨ

LEP.gov ਦਾ ਮਿਸ਼ਨ ਸੰਘੀ ਕਾਨੂੰਨ ਦੀ ਪਾਲਣਾ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ, ਸੀਮਤ ਅੰਗਰੇਜ਼ੀ ਦੀ ਮੁਹਾਰਤ ਵਾਲੇ ਵਿਅਕਤੀਆਂ ਲਈ ਭਾਸ਼ਾ ਸਹਾਇਤਾ ਸੇਵਾਵਾਂ ਦੇ ਵਿਸਥਾਰ ਅਤੇ ਸੁਧਾਰ ਲਈ ਸਹਾਇਤਾ ਲਈ ਸਰੋਤਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਜਾਣਕਾਰੀ ਨੂੰ ਸਾਂਝਾ ਕਰਨਾ ਹੈ।

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Title VI Guidance for Recipients

Executive Order 13166 required each federal agency that provides financial assistance to develop an limited English proficient (LEP) guidance for its recipients on the Title VI obligation to provide meaningful access to LEP individuals.  Select an agency below to view its LEP guidance for recipients. 

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À propos de nous

Le Groupe de travail interinstitutions sur les compétences limitées en anglais (en anglais Limited English proficiency - LEP) a créé LEP.gov en 2002. LEP.gov est géré par la Section fédérale de coordination et de conformité (Federal Coordination and Compliance Section -FCS) de la Division des droits civils du Département de la Justice des États-Unis.

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Language Access Planning

The resources below are a sampling of those that may be useful in developing a language access program and are not necessarily endorsed by the Department of Justice or by the Federal Interagency Working Group on LEP.

Program Development

Language Access Assessment and Planning Tool for Federally Conducted and Federally Assisted Programs - May 9, 2011

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公司簡介

有限英語水平Limited English Proficiency  (LEP)  跨機構工作組於2002年創建了LEP.gov, 並由美國司法部民權司的聯邦協調與合規科(FCS)進行維護。 

企業使命

LEP.gov的使命是根據聯邦法律,共用資源和資訊,説明擴大和改善為英語水準有限的個人提供的語言援助服務。

如何投訴

如果您或您認識的人因為英語交流能力有限而受到了民族歧視,你可以點擊下面的連結進行投訴。

更多資訊(按主題)

如果您需要有關以下各主題的其他資訊,請通過電子郵件LEP@usdoj.gov或通過電話202-307-2222與FCS聯繫。

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Quiénes somos

El Grupo Interagencial de Trabajo al Servicio de las Personas con Conocimientos Limitados del Inglés («LEP», por sus siglas en inglés) creó LEP.gov en el año 2002. LEP.gov es mantenido por la Sección Federal de Coordinación y Cumplimiento («FCS», por sus siglas en inglés) de la División de Derechos Civiles del Departamento de Justicia.

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Cine suntem

Grupul de lucru interactiv pe competență limitată în engleză (LEP) a creat LEP.gov în anul 2002.  LEP.gov este întreținut de Secția Federală de Coordonare și Conformitate (FCS) din Divizia pentru Drepturile Civile a Departamentului de Justiție al Statelor Unite. 

Misiunea noastră

Misiunea LEP.gov este aceea de a împărtăși resurse și informații pentru a ajuta la extinderea și îmbunătățirea serviciilor de asistență lingvistică pentru persoanele cu competență limitată în limba engleză, în conformitate cu legea federală.

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Who are Recipients?

U.S. Department of Justice Title VI implementing regulations, 28 C.F.R.