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  1. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Medicaid Program; Coverage of Qualified Pregnant Women and Children and Newborn Children Rule (42 CFR Parts 435 and 436)

    Adoption: 1987-08-03 | USA-1987-R-4612

    Adds two mandatory eligibility groups to those entitled Medicaid (health care) coverage: qualified pregnant women and certain children under the age of five and newborn children of women who are eligible for Medicaid.

  2. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Reaffirmation Rule (29 CFR Part 1625)

    Adoption: 1987-07-30 | USA-1987-R-4610

    States that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's Interpretative Regulation, set forth at 29 CFR 1625.13: Apprenticeship Programs under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (LS 1967 - USA 1), remains in force. Under the reaffirmed Regulations, bona fide apprenticeship programmes are not subject to the provisions of that Act.

  3. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Procedural Rules; No Cause Determinations Rule (29 CFR Part 1601)

    Adoption: 1987-07-10 | USA-1987-R-3797

    Adopts an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission rule providing for review of district directors' determinations which find no reasonable cause to believe that an act of unlawful employment discrimination under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (LS 1964 - USA 1 (extracts), 1972 - USA 1) has occurred.

  4. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Age Discrimination in Employment Rule (29 CFR Part 860)

    Adoption: 1987-06-22 | USA-1987-R-3875

    Removal occasioned by the adoption by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission of provisions formerly under the jurisdiction of the Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.

  5. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Age Discrimination in Employment Rule (29 CFR Part 1625)

    Adoption: 1987-06-18 | USA-1987-R-3874

    Transfers interpretations issued by the Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division to the portion of the Code of Federal Regulations assigned to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

  6. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children Rule (7 CFR Part 246)

    Adoption: 1987-05-28 | USA-1987-R-3811

  7. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Equal Pay for Equal Work Under the Fair Labor Standards Act Rule (29 CFR Part 800)

    Adoption: 1987-01-22 | USA-1987-R-3304

    Issued by the Department of Labor to remove the interpretative regulations contained in 29 CFR Part 800, which were rendered obsolete and without legal effect by the publication of the Regulations contained in 29 CFR Part 1620, issued on 20 Aug. 1986, by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission pursuant to the Equal Pay Act (see s. 6(d)(1) of the Fair Labor Standards Act (LS 1966 - USA 1 (cons.)).

  8. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Comprehensive Anti-Apartheid Act of 1986. Public Law 99-440 (H.R. 4868).

    Adoption: 1986-10-02 | USA-1986-L-2878

    Prohibits loans to, other investments in, and certain other activities with respect to, South Africa. It sets forth United States policy and future policy with respect to ending apartheid (Titles I and V), and calls for measures to assist victims of apartheid (Title II) and measures to undermine apartheid (Titles III and IV). Inter alia, the Act sets forth a Code of Conduct which any US national employing 25 employees or more in South Africa must follow. The Code calls in particular for desegregating places of employment, providing equal employment opportunity for all employees without regard to race or ethnic origin, establishing minimum wages and non-racial pay systems, and recognising the right of all employees to form, join and assist labour organisations (section 208). The Act also appropriates up to $3 million in each fiscal year for training programmes for South African trade unionists (section 551(a)).

  9. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Minority Small Business and Capital Ownership Development Assistance Rule (13 CFR Part 124)

    Adoption: 1986-09-15 | Date of entry into force: 1986-11-24 | USA-1986-R-2712

    Issued by the Small Business Administration under the Small Business Act to implement a programme intended to provide contractual and management assistance to concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged persons.

  10. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Equal Pay Act; Interpretations Rule (29 CFR Part 1620)

    Adoption: 1986-08-08 | USA-1986-R-2487

    These amendments are the final interpretation of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission regarding the Equal Pay Act (see Fair Labor Standards Act (consolidation), LS 1966 - USA 1). Inter alia, they delineate the basic applicability of the Act and define wages, wage rates, and equal work, in addition to various key jurisdictional terms. They provide guidelines on evaluating the equality of jobs, especially in relation to skill, effort and responsibility. The new Regulations prohibit discrimination with regard to fringe benefits for men and women performing equal work. Other provisions govern certain defences, measures to remedy violations and the relationship of the Act to other equal pay and labour laws as well as to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (LS 1964 - USA 1 (Extracts), 1972 - USA 1).

  11. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Aid to Families With Dependent Children: Disregard of Support and Maintenace Assistance Based On Need Rule (45 CFR Part 223)

    Adoption: 1986-08-08 | USA-1986-R-3036

    Provides that certain types of cash and in-kind assistance may be excluded from income and resources for purposes of determining eligibility for aid to families with dependent children.

  12. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Payments Pursuant to Court Decree or Court-Approved Property Settlement Rule (20 CFR Part 295)

    Adoption: 1986-04-08 | USA-1986-R-2340

    New part provides that the Railroad Retirement Board must comply with a court decree of divorce, annulment or legal separation, or a court-approved settlement in relation thereto, which characterises specified benefits as property to divide between the spousesection Implements section 419 of Public Law 98-76 (97 Stat. 438), which amended section 14 of the Railroad Retirement Act (LS 1935 - USA 3A; 1937 - USA 3A).

  13. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security; Cost of Living Increases; Delayed Retirement Credits and Maximum Family Benefits Rule (20 CFR Part 404)

    Adoption: 1986-03-19 | USA-1986-R-2339

    Concerns various measures taken pursuant to the Social Security Amendments of 1983 and the Deficit Reduction Act of 1984.

  14. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Aid to Families With Dependent Children Adults Assistance Programs Rule (45 CFR Parts 201, 205, 206, 225, 232 to 235 and 237)

    Adoption: 1986-02-14 | USA-1986-R-2334

    Regulations introduce increased procedural flexibility for the State grantors and provide rules as to how to treat certain income of recipients. In instances of mismanagement of a grant, permits direct payments to landlords for the shelter portion of the grant. Issued by the Social Security Administration of the Department of Health and Human Services.

  15. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Older Americans Act Amendments of 1984. Public Law 98-459 (S. 2603).

    Adoption: 1984-10-09 | USA-1984-L-1510

    Extends the authorization of appropriations for, and revises the Older Americans Act of 1965. Inter alia, inserts a new Title VII: "Older Americans personal health education and training program".

  16. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Aid to Families With Dependent Children Rule (45 CFR Part 233)

    Adoption: 1984-08-22 | USA-1984-R-1074

    Provides that, in determining entitlement to benefits, a State may disregard all or part of the income of a dependent child derived from participation in a program under the Job Training Partnership Act (LS 1982 - USA 1).

  17. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Child Welfare Rule (45 CFR Part 302)

    Adoption: 1982-10-21 | USA-1982-R-10450

  18. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Interpretations: Age Discrimination in Employment Rule (29 CFR Part 1625)

    Adoption: 1981-09-18 | USA-1981-R-11027

    Inserts new sections 1625.1 to 1625.10 and 1625.13.

  19. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Discrimination Because of National Origin Rule (29 CFR Part 1606)

    Adoption: 1980-12-22 | USA-1980-R-11919

  20. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Discrimination Because of Sex Rule (29 CFR Part 1604)

    Adoption: 1980-11-03 | USA-1980-R-11915

    Adds a new para. 1604.11 (sexual harassment).

  21. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Discrimination Because of Religion Rule (29 CFR Part 1605)

    Adoption: 1980-10-28 | USA-1980-R-11914

  22. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Co-ordination of Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Programs Rule (29 CFR Part 1960)

    Adoption: 1980-10-08 | USA-1980-R-11910

  23. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination on the Basis of Age in Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance Rule (22 CFR Part 143)

    Adoption: 1980-04-22 | USA-1980-R-11899

  24. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Discrimination Because of Sex Rule (29 CFR Part 1604)

    Adoption: 1980-04-03 | USA-1980-R-11897

    Insertion of a new para. 1604.11 (sexual harassment).

  25. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination on the Basis of Age in Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance Rule (45 CFR Part 90)

    Adoption: 1979-06-05 | USA-1979-R-12117

  26. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Sex Discrimination Rule (29 CFR Part 1604)

    Adoption: 1979-04-17 | USA-1979-R-12113

    Replaces section 1604.10 (employment policies relating to pregnancy and childbirth).

  27. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines for Eliminating Discrimination and Denial of Services on the Basis of Race, Color, National Origin, Sex and Handicap in Vocational Education Programs Rule

    Adoption: 1979-03-15 | USA-1979-R-12111

  28. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Justice System Improvement (42 U.S. Code Chapter 46). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1979 | USA-1979-L-96828

  29. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Civil Rights Act of 1964-Pregnancy Discrimination. Public Law 95-555 (S. 995).

    Adoption: 1978-10-31 | USA-1978-L-12700

    Amends Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 [LS 1964-USA 1 (extracts), 1972-USA 1] to prohibit sex discrimination on the basis of pregnancy.

  30. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Executive Order Providing for Co-ordination of Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Programs (No. 12607)

    Adoption: 1978-06-30 | USA-1978-R-12686

  31. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Equal Employment Opportunity in Apprenticeship and Training Rule (29 CFR Part 30)

    Adoption: 1978-05-09 | USA-1978-R-12683

  32. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Age Discrimination in Employment Act Amendments of 1978. Public Law 95-256 (H.R. 5383).

    Adoption: 1978-04-06 | USA-1978-L-12682

    Amends the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 [LS 1967-USA 1] to extend the age group of employees who are protected by the provisions of such Act, and for other purposes. Amends sections 4, 5, 7, 12 and 15.

  33. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Act to extend certain Social Security Act Provisions. Public Law 95-171 (H.R. 3387).

    Adoption: 1977-11-12 | USA-1977-L-13163

    Inter alia, amends sections 403(a), 406(b) and 457(c) (aid payment to families with dependent children).

  34. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Services Programs for Individuals and Families: Title XX of the Social Security Act Rule (45 CFR Part 228)

    Adoption: 1977-01-06 | USA-1977-R-13152

  35. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Employee Selection Procedures Rule (29 CFR Part 1607)

    Adoption: 1976-11-19 | USA-1976-R-13564

  36. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Federal Old-Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance (1950-) - Old-Age, Disability, Dependants' and Survivors' Benefits: Period of Disability Rule (20 CFR Part 404)

    Adoption: 1976-02-25 | USA-1976-R-13551

    Father's insurance benefits (a new category) and miscellaneous amendments reflecting changes in wife's, child's, widow's, widower's, mother's, and parent's benefits.

  37. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination in Employment and on the Basis of Religion, Sex, Age or Handicap Rule (36 CFR Part 601)

    Adoption: 1975-07-08 | USA-1975-R-18754

  38. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Health-related Training Programs Rule (45 CFR Part 83)

    Adoption: 1975-06-04 | USA-1975-R-18750

  39. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Age Discrimination Act of 1975

    Adoption: 1975 | Date of entry into force: 1975-11-28 | USA-1988-L-31144

    Provides that no person in the United States shall, on the basis of age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. (Abridged version. Not all provisions are included.)

  40. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination in Financial Assistance Pograms of Small Business Admininistration - Effectuation of Policies of Federal Government and Small Business Administration Administrator Rule (13 CFR Part 113)

    Adoption: 1974-09-26 | USA-1974-R-15318

    Non-discrimination on grounds of race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

  41. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Non-discrimination in Federal Assisted Programs - Effectuation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act Rule (45 CFR Part 1203)

    Adoption: 1974-05-31 | USA-1974-R-15310

  42. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Equal Opportunity Rule (5 CFR Part 713)

    Adoption: 1974-05-13 | USA-1974-R-15303

    Adds a new Subpart E (Non-discrimination in the employment of public servants between 40 and 65 years of age).

  43. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Discrimination Because of National Origin Rule (29 CFR Part 1606)

    Adoption: 1974-03-13 | USA-1974-R-15296

    Amends para. 1606.1 (relationship of citizenship discrimination to national origin discrimination).

  44. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Affirmative Action Plans Rule (41 CFR Part 60)

    Adoption: 1974-02-06 | USA-1974-R-15293

    Amends para. 60-2.1, 2.10 and 2.11 (workforce analysis respecting minority groups and women in job classification and job evaluation).

  45. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Education Amendments of 1974. Public Law 93-380.

    Adoption: 1974 | USA-1974-L-35383

    Section 408, cited as the "Women's Educational Equity Act of 1974", authorises grants to and contracts with public agencies, private non-profit organisations and individuals for activities the purpose of which is to lead to women's educational equity. In addition, an Advisory Council on Women's Educational Programs is established, to advise on general policy matters, make recommendations and develop criteria for program priorities.

  46. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Opportunities for Businesses and Lower-Income Persons in Connection with Assisted Projects Rule (24 CFR Part 135)

    Adoption: 1973-10-17 | USA-1973-R-16062

  47. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Guidelines on Discrimination Because of Religion or National Origin Rule (41 CFR Part 60)

    Adoption: 1973-01-17 | USA-1973-R-16045

  48. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    General Characteristics of Community Action Programs Rule (45 CFR Part 1060)

    Adoption: 1972-12-29 | USA-1972-R-16695

    Adds a new Subpart 1060.4 - Resolving complaints of discrimination in employment, program participation and benefits against Office of Economic Opportunity grantees.

  49. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Age Discrimination in Employment Rule (29 CFR Part 860)

    Adoption: 1972-06-30 | USA-1972-R-16680

    Adds sections 860.31 (employer), 35 (employment agency) and 36 (employment agencies - prohibition).

  50. United States of America - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social and Rehabilitation Service (Assistance Programs); Work Incentive Program Rule (45 CFR Parts 220, 233 and 234)

    Adoption: 1972-06-15 | USA-1972-R-16678

    Amends part 220 - Service programs for families and children: Title IV, Parts A and B of the Social Security Act (LS 1935 - USA 2 ... 1952 - USA 1), Part 233 - Coverage and conditions of eligibility in financial assistance programs and Part 234 - Financial assistance to individuals.

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