- The Equal Employment Division of the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity is committed to eradicating unlawful discrimination in state government through its civil rights law enforcement authority.
- The Equal Employment Division is also committed to establishing justice and equal opportunity for all persons seeking employment and/or are currently government employees with the State of Georgia. It also provides educational programs that promote voluntary compliance with equal employment laws.
- The Equal Employment Division is committed to promote understanding of the Fair Employment Practices Act. Click to read the following Acts:
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964: http://www.eeoc.gov/laws/statutes/titlevii.cfm
The Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008: www.eeoc.gov/policy/docs/902cm.html
The Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978: http://www.eeoc.gov/laws/statutes/pregnancy.cfm
The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967: http://www.eeoc.gov/laws/statutes/adea.cfm
Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA):http://www.eeoc.gov/laws/statutes/ada.cfm