LSC Act

The United States Congress, in the declaration of purpose of the Legal Services Corporation Act, found that " there is a need to provide equal access to the system of justice in our Nation for...
The Founding of LSC On July 25, 1974, President Richard M. Nixon signed the law creating the Legal Services Corporation. The law gives strength and a never-ending commitment to America’s promise of...
As the largest grantor of funds for civil legal aid for low-income individuals in the U.S., LSC offers guidelines to its grantees and subgrantees on a range of subject matter. Grantees seeking guidance not found on this website are encouraged to contact us directly with questions.
Legal Services Corporation Act As Amended, 42 U.S.C. 2996 et seq Public Law 93-355 93 Congress, H.R. 7824 July 25, 1974 LSC Act Public Law 95-222 95 Congress, H.R. 6666 December 28, 1977 LSC...
This page contains the full text of selected LSC appropriations between FY 1996 through FY 2015 with committee reports (in italics). LSC operates subject to the FY 1996 restrictions, with certain...