Tag Archives: OMB

EEOC Update from ILG National Conference

Day two of the 2017 ILG National Conference is in the books.  Conference attendees had a variety of sessions to choose from that covered topics across the spectrum.  The morning, however, kicked-off with a much anticipated keynote address from Acting EEOC Commissioner Victoria Lipnic.  Commission Lipnic spoke at last year’s conference, prior to being appointed Acting … Continue Reading

Disability Self-ID form approved for another 3 years

As some of you may have noticed, the current OMB approval for the required disability self-identification form expired January 31, 2017.  On the eve of its expiration, OMB approved the form for another three years – until  January 31, 2020. An updated version of the form (in multiple languages) can be found here.  According to OFCCP’s … Continue Reading

Fair Pay & Safe Workplaces Proposed Regulations Sent to OMB

We’ve learned the Office of Management and Budget has received for consideration the proposed regulations and guidance implementing the Fair Pay & Safe Workplaces Executive Order.  This is the next step in the regulatory review process and indicates the regulations and guidance are one step closer to finalization.  To be clear, the documents need OMB … Continue Reading

OFCCP Sends Final Sex Discrimination Regulations to OMB for Consideration

In a year in which OFCCP has proposed and released more new and updated regulations than any other in recent memory, it looks as though they are on track to add new Sex Discrimination Regulations to the list. Late last week, OFCCP released to OMB (the Office of Management and Budget) the Agency’s draft “final” regulations prohibiting Discrimination … Continue Reading

Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez Wants to Hear from the Contractor Community

The 32nd Annual ILG National Conference opened this morning with an address from Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez.  This was the first time a sitting Secretary addressed the group, and Secretary Perez hoped it would not be the last.  In his remarks, the Secretary acknowledged the “good work” employers have done in past months to … Continue Reading

OFCCP Sends Proposed Disability Self-Identification Form to OMB

Under OFCCP’s new 503 regulations covering individuals with disabilities, employers must use the prescribed form to be provided by OFCCP to solicit disability status of applicants and employees.  OFCCP has sent to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review.  It can be found here.  OMB must approve this form before OFCCP can require … Continue Reading

Breaking News: Department of Labor Secretary Hilda Solis Resigns

As late as last week CNN announced Hilda Solis, would remain in her post as the head of the Department of Labor. Today, however, the news outlet reported Solis is in fact resigning her position in Obama’s cabinet. This news is breaking so fast CNN’s website still has last week’s story about Solis’ continued Cabinet service … Continue Reading
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