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43 USC 1863

TITLE 43--PUBLIC LANDS

CHAPTER 36--OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

SUBCHAPTER III--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS



Sec. 1863. Unlawful employment practices; regulations

Each agency or department given responsibility for the promulgation
or enforcement of regulations under this chapter or the Outer
Continental Shelf Lands Act [43 U.S.C. 1331 et seq.] shall take such
affirmative action as deemed necessary to prohibit all unlawful
employment practices and to assure that no person shall, on the grounds
of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex, be excluded from
receiving or participating in any activity, sale, or employment,
conducted pursuant to the provisions of this chapter or the Outer
Continental Shelf Lands Act. The agency or department shall promulgate
such rules as it deems necessary to carry out the purposes of this
section, and any rules promulgated under this section, whether through
agency and department provisions or rules, shall be similar to those
established and in effect under title VI and title VII of the Civil
Rights Act of 1964 [42 U.S.C. 2000d et seq., 2000e et seq.].

(Pub. L. 95-372, title VI, Sec. 604, Sept. 18, 1978, 92 Stat. 695.)

References in Text

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original ``this Act'',
meaning Pub. L. 95-372, Sept. 18, 1978, 92 Stat. 629, as amended, known
as the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments of 1978, which
enacted this chapter, sections 1344 to 1356 of this title, and section
237 of Title 30, Mineral Lands and Mining, amended sections 1331 to
1334, 1337, 1340, and 1343 of this title, sections 1456, 1456a, and 1464
of Title 16, Conservation, and section 6213 of Title 42, The Public
Health and Welfare, and enacted provisions set out as notes under
sections 1348 and 1811 of this title. For complete classification of
this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1801 of
this title and Tables.
The Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, referred to in text, is act
Aug. 7, 1953, ch. 345, 67 Stat. 462, as amended, which is classified
generally to subchapter III (Sec. 1331 et seq.) of chapter 29 of this
title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short
Title note set out under section 1331 of this title and Tables.
The Civil Rights Act of 1964, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 88-
352, July 2, 1964, 78 Stat. 241, as amended. Title VI and VII of the
Civil Rights Act of 1964 are classified generally to subchapters V
(Sec. 2000d et seq.) and VI (Sec. 2000e et seq.) of chapter 21 of Title
42, The Public Health and Welfare. For complete classification of this
Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 2000a of
Title 42 and Tables.


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