Dr. Gwendolyn W. Stephenson District Administration Center

Sex Discrimination

Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978
Prohibits employment discrimination based on pregnancy or related conditions.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972
Prohibits discrimination based on sex in educational programs or activities receiving federal funds including education (includes athletic programs).

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Prohibits employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Equal Pay Act of 1963
Prohibits sex discrimination in payment of wages.  Requires equivalent wages to men and women performing substantially equal work in the same establishment.