Form AD-475 A Discrimination Policy

The Montana Human Rights Act makes it illegal for an employer or business to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, religion, marital status, color, sex(including gender idenity and sexual orientation, physical or mental handicap, age, political belief, retaliation, disability,age, national originator reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:

Mailing Address:

U.S Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil RIghts
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C 205250-9410

Fax: (833) 256-1665
(202) 690-7442

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