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Civil Rights Legislation Drafted at the RAC

For 30 years, the Religious Action Center housed a number of key civil rights and Jewish organizations who met regularly to mobilize support for civil rights legislation. The following are a sampling of some of the key civil rights bills that were either drafted at the Center and/or for which the coalition supporting the legislation held their meetings in the Center's conference room:

  • Civil and Act of 1964
  • Voting Rights Act 1965
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 1982 Voting Rights Extension
  • Japanese American Redress Act
  • Civil Rights Restoration Act
  • Fair Housing Act Amendments of 1988
  • Civil Rights Act 1991
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