[Federal Register: August 30, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 169)]
[Rules and Regulations]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
28 CFR Part 54
[AG Order No. 2320-2000]
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Merrily A. Friedlander, Chief,
Federal Coordination and Compliance Section, Civil Rights Division, Department of
Justice, P.O. Box 66560, Washington, D.C. 20036-6560, (202) 307-2222.
List of Subjects in 28 CFR Part 54
Administrative practice and procedure, Buildings and facilities,
Civil rights, Colleges and universities, Education, Educational
facilities, Educational research, Educational study programs,
Elementary and secondary education, Equal educational opportunity,
Equal employment opportunity, Grant programs--education, Individuals
with disabilities, Investigations, Loan programs--education, Reporting
and recordkeeping requirements, Sex discrimination, Student aid, Women.
Dated: August 10, 2000.
For the reasons stated in the preamble, the Department of Justice
amends 28 CFR chapter I, as follows:
1. Part 54 is added as set forth at the end of the common preamble
to read as follows:
PART 54--NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEX IN EDUCATION
PROGRAMS OR ACTIVITIES RECEIVING FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
54.100 Purpose and effective date.
54.110 Remedial and affirmative action and self-evaluation.
54.115 Assurance required.
54.120 Transfers of property.
54.125 Effect of other requirements.
54.130 Effect of employment opportunities.
54.135 Designation of responsible employee and adoption of
54.140 Dissemination of policy.
54.205 Educational institutions and other entities controlled by
54.210 Military and merchant marine educational institutions.
54.215 Membership practices of certain organizations.
54.225 Educational institutions eligible to submit transition
54.230 Transition plans.
54.235 Statutory amendments.
Subpart C--Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Admission and
54.305 Preference in admission.
Subpart D--Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or
54.400 Education programs or activities.
54.410 Comparable facilities.
54.415 Access to course offerings.
54.420 Access to schools operated by LEAs.
54.425 Counseling and use of appraisal and counseling materials.
54.430 Financial assistance.
54.435 Employment assistance to students.
54.440 Health and insurance benefits and services.
54.445 Marital or parental status.
54.455 Textbooks and curricular material.
Subpart E--Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Employment in
Education Programs or Activities Prohibited
54.505 Employment criteria.
54.520 Job classification and structure.
54.525 Fringe benefits.
54.530 Marital or parental status.
54.535 Effect of state or local law or other requirements.
54.545 Pre-employment inquiries.
54.550 Sex as a bona fide occupational qualification.
54.600 Notice of covered programs.
54.605 Enforcement procedures.
Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1681, 1682, 1683, 1685, 1686, 1687, 1688.
Sec. 54.105 [Amended]
2. In Sec. 54.105 in the definition of ``Designated agency
official,'' the brackets and text within brackets are removed and ``the
General, Civil Rights Division'' is added in its place.
3. In Sec. 54.105 in the definition of ``Title IX regulations,''
the brackets and text within brackets are removed and ``Secs. 54.100
through 54.605'' is added in its place.
4. Section 54.605 is added to read as follows:
Sec. 54.605 Enforcement procedures.
The investigative, compliance, and enforcement procedural
provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C.
2000d) (``Title VI'') are hereby adopted and applied to these Title IX
regulations. These procedures may be found at 28 CFR 42.106 through