U.S. Department of the Interior

Office of the Secretary

Washington, D.C. 20240

February 4, 2002


To: Bureau Equal Opportunity Officers

From: Director, Office for Equal Opportunity

Subject: Annual Report on Enforcement of the Age Discrimination Act of 1975

This is a reminder that the annual report on steps you have taken to enforce the Age Discrimination Act during FY 2001 are due. Attached, for your information, is the letter from the Department of Health and Human Services requesting the annual report and outlining what the reports should include.

As you know, this is an annual report required each January 31st. This year they extended the due date to February 15th. Please provide your input to Melvin Fowler no later than February 13, 2002.

Distribution: All Bureau/Office Equal Opportunity Officers

Inquiries: Melvin Fowler - Office for Equal Opportunity, (202) 208-3455

Expiration: March 1, 2002