Summary: S.686 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (03/03/1983)

Age Discrimination in Employment Amendments of 1983 - Amends the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to revise the enforcement procedures under the Act. Allows a person claiming to be aggrieved under the Act to institute a civil action for equitable relief.

Removes the upper age ceiling (70 years) on the protections afforded by the Discrimination in Employment Act.

Allows the compulsory retirement of tenured college faculty members.