Discrimination complaints (11 - 12 of 12 items)
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs' Actions To Improve Processing of Handicapped Employment Discrimination Complaints
HRD-84-21: Published: Jan 31, 1984. Publicly Released: Jan 31, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program (OFCCP) policies and procedures for enforcing sections of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 which protect the handicapped from employment discrimination.GAO found that, between fiscal years (FY's) 1981 and 1983, there was a decrease in Labor's largest identifiable workload concern...
Authority To Pay Reasonable Attorney Fees and Costs Incident to EEO Proceeding
B-195544(MRV): Published: May 7, 1980. Publicly Released: May 7, 1980.
Legal opinions were sought regarding the authority of an agency to pay reasonable attorney fees and costs incident to an equal employment opportunity proceeding before an agency. GAO held that on April 9, 1980, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued interim regulations which provide that an agency or EEOC may award a complainant reasonable attorney fees and costs when an allegat...