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  • Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, ‘Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted programs’.
  • Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, ‘Equal Employment Opportunity’.
  • Title IX of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, ‘Intervention and Procedure after Removal in Civil Rights cases’; 1972 addition to Title IX “No person in the U.S. shall, on the basis of sex be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal aid.”
  • Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; Section 504 and Section 508.
  • 5 USC 301, Authority to Prescribe Departmental Regulations.
  • Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974, Title VII of the Consumer Protection Act of 1974, as amended, Section 701 of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974, Public Law 93-49, 15 USC 1691.
  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, as amended.
  • Equal Pay Act of 1963.
  • Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended; Americans with Disabilities Act of 2008.
  • Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.
  • Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987.