Texas Water Code
Sec. § 6.188
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy


The executive administrator or the executive administrator’s designee shall prepare and maintain a written policy statement that implements a program of equal employment opportunity to ensure that all personnel decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, sex, religion, age, or national origin.


The policy statement must include:


personnel policies, including policies relating to recruitment, evaluation, selection, training, and promotion of personnel, that show the intent of the board to avoid the unlawful employment practices described by Chapter 21 (Employment Discrimination), Labor Code; and


an analysis of the extent to which the composition of the board’s personnel is in accordance with state and federal law and a description of reasonable methods to achieve compliance with state and federal law.


The policy statement must:


be updated annually;


be reviewed by the state Commission on Human Rights for compliance with Subsection (b)(1); and


be filed with the governor’s office.
Added by Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 795, Sec. 1.002, eff. Sept. 1, 1985. Amended by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1234, Sec. 9, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
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