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Last revision: July 26, 1991 35.173 Voluntary compliance agreements. (a) When the designated agency issues a noncompliance Letter of Findings, the designated agency shall -- (1) Notify the Assistant Attorney General by forwarding a copy of the Letter of Findings to the Assistant Attorney General; and (2) Initiate negotiations with the public entity to secure compliance by voluntary means. (b) Where the designated agency is able to secure voluntary compliance, the voluntary compliance agreement shall -- (1) Be in writing and signed by the parties; (2) Address each cited violation; (3) Specify the corrective or remedial action to be taken, within a stated period of time, to come into compliance; (4) Provide assurance that discrimination will not recur; and (5) Provide for enforcement by the Attorney General.