Fair Housing

Federal Equal Opportunity Housing Laws

Harrison Township does business in accordance with Federal and State Fair Housing laws. The Federal Fair Housing Act prohibits housing discrimination on the basis of national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability. 

State Equal Opportunity Housing Laws

The State of Michigan provides additional protection against housing discrimination based on chronological age and marital status in the State of Michigan Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act.  The State of Michigan Person With Disabilities Civil Rights Act also expands protection against housing discrimination for person with disabilities.