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Affirmative Action: Massachusetts

Affirmative Action requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Authors: Daniel Blake and Justin Sheldon


  • Massachusetts affirmative action law imposes upon state government contractors an obligation to commit to purchase materials and services from businesses owned by certain classes of individuals. See Affirmative Action in Massachusetts.
  • Boston has requirements pertaining affirmative action.See Local Requirements.