Legislation and Litigation
Click on one of the following states to learn about legislation in that state.
More than twenty states have passed legislation prohibiting racial profiling and/or requiring jurisdictions within the state to collect data on law enforcement stops and searches. This section includes information about the state and federal legislation, what provisions the bill includes, and links to the text of the pending and enacted legislation.
If you are interested in learning about jurisdictions collecting data for reasons other than legislation or about community and civil rights groups working on racial profiling issues, go to the Jurisdictions Currently Collecting Data page or the Community and Civil Rights Groups page.
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