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ADEA Regulations and Guidance

Regulations:

29 C.F.R Part 1625: Age Discrimination in Employment Act - by date

1979

  • 1625.10-Costs and benefits under employee benefit plans (May 1979, amended Mar.  1987; redesignated and amended June 1987, and Feb. 1988)
  • 1625.11-Exemption for employees serving under a contract of unlimited tenure (Nov. 1979; June 1980; amended Feb. 1988)
  • 1925.12-Exemption for bona fide executive or high policymaking employees (Nov. 1979; 1980, amended Jan. 1985, and Feb. 1988)
  • 1625.30-Administrative exemptions; procedures (July 1979; redesignated Dec. 2007)
  • 1625.31-Special employment programs (July 1979; amended Aug. 1987, June 1990; Feb. 1992; Dec. 2007; Dec. 2009)

1981 (Sept.)

1988

  • 1625.8-Bona fide seniority systems (May 1988)

1998

  • 1625.22-Waivers of rights and claims under the ADEA (June 1998, amended Mar. 2014)

2000

  • 1625.23-Waivers of rights and claims: Tender back of consideration (Dec. 2000)

2007

  • 1625.2-Discrimination prohibited by the Act (Jul. 2007)
  • 1625.4-Help wanted notices or advertisements (Jul. 2007)
  • 1625.32-Coordination of retiree health benefits with Medicare and State health benefits (Dec. 2007)

2015

  • 1625.21-Apprenticeship programs (Oct. 2015)


29 C.F.R Part 1626: Procedures--Age Discrimination in Employment Act

Jan. 1983

  • 1626.1-Purpose
  • 1626.2-Terms defined in the ADEA
  • 1626.3-Other definitions
  • 1626.4-Information concerning alleged violations of the Act
  • 1626.6-Form of charge
  • 1626.6-Timeliness of charge (amended Dec. 2008)
  • 1626.8-Contents of charge; amendment of charge
  • 1626.9-Referral to and from State agencies; referral States (amended Dec. 2003)
  • 1626.10-Agreements with State or local fair employment practices agencies
  • 1626.11-Notice of charge
  • 1626.12-Conciliation efforts pursuant to section 7(d) of the Act
  • 1626.13-Withdrawal of charge
  • 1626.14-Right to inspect or copy data
  • 1626.15-Commission enforcement (amended Aug. 1989; Dec. 2003; May 2006)
  • 1626.16-Subpoenas (amended Aug. 1989; May 2006)
  • 1626.20-Procedure for requesting an opinion letter (amended Aug. 1989; redesignated Dec. 2003, and Jan. 2009)
  • 1626.21-Effect of opinions and interpretations of the Commission (redesignated Dec. 2003)
  • 1626.22-Rules to be liberally construed (redesignated Dec. 2003)

2003

  • 1626.16-Notice of dismissal or termination
  • 1626.18-Filing of private lawsuit (amended May 2006)
  • 1626.19-Filing of Commission lawsuit

May 2006

  • 1626.5-Where to submit complaints charges


29 C.F.R Part 1627: Records to be made or kept relating to age: notices to be posted: administrative exemptions (1979)

 

  • 1627.1-Purpose and scope (amended Nov. 1979, Dec. 2007)
  • 1627.2-Forms of Records
  • 1627.3-Records to be kept by employers (amended Dec. 1981, and Jul. 1991)
  • 1627.4-Records to be kept by employment agencies (amended Dec. 1981, and Jul. 1991)
  • 1627.5-Records to be kept by labor organizations (amended Dec. 1981, and Jul. 1991)
  • 1627.6-Availability of records for inspection (amended Dec. 1981)
  • 1627.10-Notices to be posted
  • 1627.11-Petitions for recordkeeping exceptions
  • 1627.17-Calclulating the amount of qualified retirement benefits for purposes of the exemption for bona fide executives or high policy-making employees (amended Jan 1985, and Feb. 1988)

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