Federal Statutes

A number of federal statutes restrict employers from discharging employees on certain grounds. A listing of these statutes is as follows:

  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • Clean Air Act
  • Consumer Credit Protection Act
  • Employee Retirement Income Security Act
  • Energy Reorganization Act of 1974
  • Fair Labor Standards Act
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Federal Water Pollution Control Act
  • Judiciary and Judicial Procedure Act
  • National Labor Relations Act
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970
  • Railroad Safety Act
  • Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973

Inside Federal Statutes