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Executive Order 13087

Issued by William J. Clinton on Thursday 28 May 1998


Further Amendment to Executive Order 11478, Equal Employment Opportunity in the Federal Government

Federal Register, Volume 63 Issue 105 (Tuesday, June 2, 1998)

[Federal Register Volume 63, Number 105 (Tuesday, June 2, 1998)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Page 30097]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 98-14689]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 63, No. 105 / Tuesday, June 2, 1998 / 
Presidential Documents

[[Page 30097]]


                Executive Order 13087 of May 28, 1998

                
Further Amendment to Executive Order 11478, Equal 
                Employment Opportunity in the Federal Government

                By the authority vested in me as President by the 
                Constitution and the laws of the United States, and in 
                order to provide for a uniform policy for the Federal 
                Government to prohibit discrimination based on sexual 
                orientation, it is hereby ordered that Executive Order 
                11478, as amended, is further amended as follows:

                Section 1. The first sentence of section 1 is amended 
                by substituting ``age, or sexual orientation'' for ``or 
                age''.

                Sec. 2. The second sentence of section 1 is amended by 
                striking the period and adding at the end of the 
                sentence ``, to the extent permitted by law.''.

                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                     May 28, 1998.

[FR Doc. 98-14689
Filed 6-1-98; 8:45 am]
Billing code 3195-01-P


Citation: 63 FR 30097
Amends: EO 11478, August 8, 1969;; ; See: Proc. 7316, June 2, 2000 (65 FR 36051);; ; Note: This Executive order expands equal employment policy in the Federal Government by prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation.
 

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