Section 503

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Information about Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Section 503 is a law that prohibits federal contractors and subcontractors from discriminating in employment against individuals with disabilities and requires employers take affirmative action to recruit, hire, promote, and retain these individuals.

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Resource Topic: Employment, Legal Rights and Protections

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Resource Audience/Topic: Employers, Laws and Regulations

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