Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, Public Law 874, Eighty-first Congress, and related Acts, and for other purposes. Flag of the United States. Template talk:Education in the Sex discrimination act 1984 pdf. This is Public Law No.
The following is the original text as made, signed into law by U. No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. The 1964 Act was passed to end discrimination in various fields based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin in the areas of employment and public accommodation. The 1964 Act did not prohibit sex discrimination against persons not employed at educational institutions. Classical feminists during the early 1970s lobbied leaders to draft a separate law to include this demographic which was mostly applied to athletics, implicitly, at the time. This demographic was largely the student demographic enrolled at U.
Title IX did not apply to employees, as they were already protected under the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Coverage of sports was implied, however, as this topic was the topic on which the lobbying was based. Dear Colleague” letters that remain in legal limbo. President Donald Trump, this has been rescinded back to the original protections under the Civil Rights Act of 1964. 1964 Act to make some clarifications.