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Fair Housing-related Presidential Executive Orders
Category - Government Agencies - Federal Bodies
Executive Order 11063 - prohibits discrimination in the sale, leasing, rental, or other disposition of properties and facilities owned or operated by the federal government or provided with federal funds.
Executive Order 11246 - as amended, bars discrimination in federal employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. 
Executive Order 12892 - as amended, requires federal agencies to affirmatively further fair housing in their programs and activities, and provides that the Secretary of HUD will be responsible for coordinating the effort. The Order also establishes the President's Fair Housing Council, which will be chaired by the Secretary of HUD. 
Executive Order 12898 - requires that each federal agency conduct its program, policies, and activities that substantially affect human health or the environment in a manner that does not exclude persons based on race, color, or national origin. 
Executive Order 13166 - eliminates, to the extent possible, limited English proficiency as a barrier to full and meaningful participation by beneficiaries in all federally-assisted and federally conducted programs and activities. 
Executive Order 13217 - requires federal agencies to evaluate their policies and programs to determine if any can be revised or modified to improve the availability of community-based living arrangements for persons with disabilities.


External Links
Executive Order 11063
Executive Order 11246
Executive Order 12892
Executive Order 12898
Executive Order 13166
Executive Order 13217
 
 
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Government Agencies - Federal Bodies
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