5122:3-1-15 Civil rights; affirmative action.

(A) Civil rights

(1) The construction of facilities using state funds shall comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Public Law 88-352, 42 USC 2000 et seq., Chapter 4112. of the Revised Code, and all applicable executive orders.

(2) Pursuant to division ( B) of section 5119.25 of the Revised Code, and section 4112.02 of the Revised Code, the director, upon investigation and notice, shall withhold payment of state funds to an applicant denying available service on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, military status, disability, ancestry, or the inability to pay.

(B) Affirmative action. The department, in the approval of any bids submitted under these rules, shall deem non-responsive and shall not consider bids which do not affirmatively demonstrate preparation to comply with sections 153.59 and 153.591 of the Revised Code and Chapter 4112. of the Revised Code, including all sections related thereto, and which do not include such commitments, assurances, and affirmative action program data, when required, as specified in the governor's executive order on equal employment opportunity dated January 27, 1972, and pursuant to the final order establishing state equal employment opportunity bid conditions dated November 30, 1973.

Effective: 12/11/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 09/22/2014 and 12/11/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5119.42
Rule Amplifies: 5119.42
Prior Effective Dates: 5-29-1971, 8-21-1980, 7/1/2009