Massachusetts State Laws

Massachusetts Laws

Attorney General’s Advisory Regarding the Unauthorized Practice of Immigration Law

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/advisory-the-unauthorized-practice-of-immigration-law.html

Civil Rights and Employment

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/civil-rights-and-employment.html

Civil Rights Resources

http://www.mass.gov/ago/public-safety/resources-for-victims/civil-rights-victims/civil-rights-resources.html

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/civil-rights-forms-and-publications.html

Credit and Financial Services

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/creditfinancial-services.html

Education and Schools

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/education-and-schools/

Hate Crimes and Other Bias-Motivated Conduct

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/hate-crimes.html

Housing

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/housing/

Public Accommodation

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/public-accomodation.html

Otherabled

Disabled Persons Protection Commission
Hotline phone:  800-426-9009 or 888-822-0350 TTY

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/disability-rights

Veterans

http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/veterans-resources/

Massachusetts General Laws on Forms of Discrimination

Bullying in Schools

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartI/TitleXII/Chapter71/Section37O

Criminal Harassment

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter265/Section43A

Failure to report Hazing

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter269/Section18

Hazing

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter266/Section37E

Human Trafficking

http://www.mass.gov/ago/public-safety/human-trafficking/

If you are mistreated or your rights are violated, call these toll-free numbers:

Secondary School Student and Summer Work Travel Helpline: 1 (866) 283-9090

National Human Trafficking Resource Center: 1 (888) 373-7888

Traffickin in persons and Worker Exploitation Tast Force: 1 (888) 428-7581

If you are in immediate physical dancer, call 911. Know your rights: Report abuse or exploitation: https://travel.state.gov/content/dam/visas/LegalRightsandProtections/Wilberforce_Pamphlet_October2016.pdf

Identity Fraud & Consumer Affairs

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter266/Section37E

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartI/TitleXV/Chapter93A

Schools to provide copy of hazing law to students

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter269/Section19

Stalking

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartIV/TitleI/Chapter265/Section43

Violation of Constitutional Rights

https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartI/TitleII/Chapter12/Section11H