Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 214 § 1C

Current through Chapter 85 of the 2020 Legislative Session
Section 214:1C - Right to freedom from sexual harassment

A person shall have the right to be free from sexual harassment, as defined in chapter one hundred and fifty-one B and one hundred and fifty-one C. The superior court shall have the jurisdiction to enforce this right and to award the damages and other relief provided in the third paragraph of section 9 of chapter 151B. Any such action shall be commenced in the superior court within the time allowed by said section 9 of said chapter 151B. No claim under this section that is also actionable under chapter 151B or chapter 151C shall be brought in superior court unless a complaint was timely filed with the Massachusetts commission against discrimination under said chapter 151B.

Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 214, § 1C

Amended by Acts 2002, c. 223, § 3, eff. 11/5/02.