Disabilities (ADA): Mississippi

Disabilities (ADA) requirements for other states

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

Authors: Emily Blaiss and Michelle Barrett Falconer, Littler Mendelson, PC

Summary

  • Mississippi does not have a state antidiscrimination law with respect to private employers. See Private Employers.
  • Mississippi has a state law prohibiting public employers from discriminating on the basis of handicap. See Public Employers.
  • Mississippi permits the use of medical marijuana in very limited circumstances. See Medical Marijuana.