“EEO is the Law” Poster Supplement
Employers Holding Federal Contracts or Subcontracts Section Revisions
RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN
The Executive Order 11246 section is revised as follows:
Executive Order 11246, as amended, prohibits employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, and requires affirmative action to ensure equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment.
Executive Order 11246, as amended, protects applicants and employees from discrimination based on inquiring about, disclosing, or discussing their compensation or the compensation of other applicants or employees.
INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES
The Individuals with Disabilities section is revised as follows:
Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, protects qualified individuals with disabilities
from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral,
and other aspects of employment. Disability discrimination includes not making reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an
applicant or employee, barring undue hardship to the employer. Section 503 also requires that Federal
contractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with
disabilities at all levels of employment, including the executive level.
The Vietnam Era, Special Disabled Veterans section is revised as follows:
The Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, as amended, 38 U.S.C. 4212, prohibits
employment discrimination against, and requires affirmative action to recruit, employ, and advance in
employment, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans (i.e., within three years of discharge or release
from active duty), active duty wartime or campaign badge veterans, or Armed Forces service medal veterans.
Mandatory Supplement to EEOC P/E-1(Revised 11/09) “EEO is the Law” Poster.