Federal Transit Administration Equal Employment Opportunity Program (Final Circular)

The Policy

What it does

Assists FTA financial assistance recipients in complying with various Equal Employment Opportunity regulations and statutes, including the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act.

Synopsis

The Federal Transit Administration is updating its Equal Employment Opportunity Circular to clarify what recipients must do to comply with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA), 49 U.S.C. Chapter 53 (Federal Transit law), other Federal civil rights statutes, and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations in 49 CFR part 21.

The federal register notice and final circular are available for review.

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