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CHAPTER VEPRESIDENT'S COMMITTEE ON EQUAL
OPPORTUNITY IN HOUSING
PART 1800—NONDISCRIMINATION of all Federal departments and agencies IN HOUSING
subject to the Order, as it deems approSec.
priate. 1800.1 Purpose and scope of rules.
(b) Coordination of agency activities. 1800.2 Definitions.
The Committee shall take such actions 1800.3 Duties of the Committee.
and make such recommendations as it 1800.4 Duties of the departments and
deems necessary and appropriate to proagencies subject to the Order. mote the coordination of the activities AUTHORITY: The provisions of this part
of the departments and agencies sub1800 issued under sec. 501(a) of Executive
ject to the Order. The Committee may Order 11063, 27 F.R. 11527, 3 CFR 1962 Supp.
further consider such problems relating P. 264.
to the Order as are presented to it by SOURCE: The provisions of this Part 1800
any department or agency subject to appear at 29 F.R. 1461, Jan. 29, 1964.
the Order, or by any person, and make $ 1800.1 Purpose and scope of rules.
recommendations for resolving such
problems in a coordinated manner in The purpose of the rules in this part keeping with the spirit and objectives is to set forth the responsibilities of the
of the Order. Committee and also the responsibilities
(c) Review of agency rules and reguof the Federal departments and agen
lations. The Committee shall, from time cies in relation to the Committee. The
to time, examine the relevant rules, regrules in this part may be amended when
ulations, procedures, policies, practices, ever deemed necessary by the Committee.
and other actions of the departments $ 1800.2 Definitions.
and agencies subject to the Order and
mark such recommendations as may be (a) "Order" means Executive Order
necessary or desirable to achieve the 11063 of November 20, 1962 (27 F.R.
purposes of the Order. 11527; 3 CFR 1962 Supp., p. 264).
(d) Liaison and education. The Com(b) "Committee” means the Presi- mittee, or any subcommittee thereof, dent's Committee on Equal Opportunity
may confer with representatives of any in Housing, established by the Order. Federal department or agency, State or (c) "Subcommittee" means a com
local public agency, civic, industry, or mittee of one or more members of the
labor group, or any other group, or perCommittee appointed by the Chairman.
son directly or indirectly affected by (d) “Executive Committee” means the
the Order; and shall encourage educaCommittee established by the Order con
tional programs by civic, educational, sisting of the Committee's Chairman and
religious, industry, labor and other nontwo public members designated by him.
governmental groups to eliminate the § 1800.3 Duties of the Committee.
basic causes of discrimination in housing
and related facilities provided with Fed(a) General policies and procedures. eral assistance. The Committee shall adopt such general
(e) Hearings. The Committee, or any policies and procedures for the guidance subcommittee thereof, may hold such
hearings, public or private, as the Com- $ 1800.4 Duties of the departments and mittee may deem advisable, for compli- agencies subject to the Order. ance, enforcement, or educational pur
(a) Cooperation with the Committee. poses.
Each department and agency shall co(f) Reports by the Committee. The
operate with the Committee, furnish the Committee shall, at least once annually,
Committee, in accordance with law, such make a report to the President which
information and assistance as it may shall include reference to the actions
request in the performance of its functaken and results achieved by the de
tions and make reports to the Committee partments and agencies subject to the
at such intervals as it may require. Order. Such interim reports shall be
(b) Consultations with the Commitmade to the President as he may require
tee. Each department and agency shall or the Committee may deem
consult with the Committee in order to appropriate.
achieve such consistency and uniformity (g) Executive Committee. Between
as may be feasible. meetings of the Committee, the Execu
(c) Rules and regulations. Each detive Committee shall carry out the func- partment and agency shall, upon the tions of the Committee, except that no adoption or amendment of any rule, general policies and procedures and no regulation, procedure, or policy implegeneral recommendations on complaints menting the Order, promptly forward or reports or recommendations to the copies thereof to the Committee. President shall be issued without the ap
(d) Complaints. No later than the
last day of each month, each department proval of the Committee. (h) Ancillary matters. Communica
and agency shall forward to the Commit
tee a summary of the status of all comtions intended for Committee attention
plaints under the Order pending before should be forwarded to the President's
such department or agency and shall Committee on Equal Opportunity in forward a detailed report to the ComHousing, The White House, Washington, mittee concerning all complaints disD.C.
posed of during the preceding month.