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Civil Rights Protection Plan

Chapter 3:Confidentiality and Non-Retaliation Policy

Information and documents received during any administrative inquiry conducted by the BHA shall be kept confidential to the extent required by law. Individuals shall be entitled to copies of their own affidavits or other signed documents. Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, including civil rights agencies, shall be provided with such information and documents as is authorized by law.
The BHA will not take retaliatory action against any person for having reported an alleged civil rights violation, or for having aided or encouraged any person to report a civil rights violation, or for having assisted in the investigation of such a report.