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Title VI Requirements

Title VI is federal law. It’s part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin. All department employees and sub-recipients of federal funding through the department must be knowledgeable of the aspects of compliance with Title VI. It covers any program receiving federal financial assistance, including federal grants. Since the Tennessee Department of Agriculture receives financial assistance, the department’s programs and activities are all subject to the requirements of Title VI.

Tennessee Department of Agriculture Title VI Sub-Recipient Information.

Please contact Title VI compliance officer Tom Womack with any questions about Title VI compliance.

Tom Womack, Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture
P.O. Box 40627
Nashville, TN 37204
615-837-5118
Tom.Womack@tn.gov