Flashcards in Limited English Proficiency Deck (10)
Definition: A bilingual or multilingual member or contract employee who has been independently tested and found to be proficient to provide interpretation services in one or more languages other than English.
Definition: The ability to communicate in two or more languages proficiently.
Bilingual or Multilingual
Definition: The act of listening to a communication in one language and orally converting it to another language while retaining the same meaning.
Definition: A list of members who have been tested, found to be proficient, and approved to provide interpretation in a foreign language.
KCPD Bilingual Skill List
Definition: Designated individuals whose primary language in not English, and who have a limited ability to read, write, speak, or understand English.
Limited English Proficiency (LEP)
Definition: Designated by the Chief of Police, the individual responsible for the oversight, coordination, and monitoring of all initiatives appearing in this written directive.
Definition: An individual's native language or the language in which an individual most effectively communicates.
Definition: The conversion of written text from one language into an equivalent written text in another language.
Definition: Any written material containing information that would have an adverse impact on an individual if not provided in an accurate or timely manner.