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§ 324. —  Prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sex.

[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 23USC324]

                           TITLE 23--HIGHWAYS
                      CHAPTER 3--GENERAL PROVISIONS
Sec. 324. Prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sex

    No person shall on the ground of sex be excluded from participation 
in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under 
any program or activity receiving Federal assistance under this title or 
carried on under this title. This provision will be enforced through 
agency provisions and rules similar to those already established, with 
respect to racial and other discrimination, under title VI of the Civil 
Rights Act of 1964. However, this remedy is not exclusive and will not 
prejudice or cut off any other legal remedies available to a 

(Added Pub. L. 93-87, title I, Sec. 162(a), Aug. 13, 1973, 87 Stat. 

                       References in Text

    The Civil Rights Act of 1964, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 88-
352, July 2, 1964, 78 Stat. 241, as amended. Title VI of the Civil 
Rights Act of 1964 is classified generally to subchapter V (Sec. 2000d 
et seq.) of chapter 21 of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare. For 
complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note 
set out under section 2000d of Title 42 and Tables.