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 Training.*

*In order to receive credit for having completed Title VI Sub-Recipient Training, you must review all slides, click on the link found at the end of this training and submit the acknowledgement form.  

Please contact the Title VI compliance officer, Jay Miller with any questions you may have about Title VI compliance.

Jay Miller, General Counsel
P.O. Box 40627
Nashville, TN 37204
615-837-5341
jay.miller@tn.gov