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Department of Transportation Grant-Related Materials

Grant-related civil rights statutes covering recipients of federal financial assistance from DOT
  • Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. § 2000d et seq. (HTML or PDF)
  • Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq. (HTML or PDF)
  • Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1968, 23 U.S.C. 140 (HTML or PDF)
    Employment assurances for receipt of funds for the Federal-aid highway systems.   Prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or religion.
  • Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1973, 23 U.S.C. 324 (HTML or PDF)
    Covers any Highway (23 U.S.C.) program or activity receiving funds.   Prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.
  • Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976, 49 U.S.C. 306 (HTML or PDF)
    Covers several railroad reform programs.  As this date, this program does not receive funding.  Prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex.
  • Federal Transit Act, 49 U.S.C. 5332 (HTML or PDF)
    Block grant funding for mass transportation programs.  Prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, or age.
  • Airport and Airway Improvement Act, 49 U.S.C. 47123 (HTML or PDF)
    Funding for airport / airway improvements.  Prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or religion.
DOT grant-related civil rights regulations
  • Title VI regulations, 49 C.F.R. 21.1 et seq. (HTML or PDF)
  • Title IX regulations, 49 C.F.R. 25.1 et seq. (HTML or PDF)
  • Airport and Airway Improvement Act nondiscrimination regulations, 14 C.F.R. 152.401 et seq. (HTML or PDF)
  • Nondiscrimination portion of the guidelines for subsidizing air carriers providing essential air transportation, 14 C.F.R. 271.9 (HTML or PDF)
  • Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act nondiscrimination regulations, 49 C.F.R. 265.1 et seq. (Removal of this regulation, 74 Fed. Reg. 33923-01, July 14, 2009)
  • Discrimination in the operations of interstate motor common carriers of passengers, 49 C.F.R. 374.101 et seq. (HTML or PDF)
Links to DOT Civil Rights Related Websites
 

This page was last updated onDecember 31, 2014 .

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