Element Six - Responsiveness and Legal Compliance

 The head of the agency or agency head designee shall certify to the EEOC that the agency is in full compliance with the EEO laws and EEOC regulations, policy guidance, and other written instructions. This annual certification will be provided on EEOC FORM 715-01 PART F.

 All agencies shall report their EEO program efforts and accomplishments to the EEOC and respond to EEOC directives and orders, including final orders contained in administrative decisions, in accordance with instructions, time frames and deadlines.

All agencies shall similarly comply with orders and directives of other adjudicatory bodies with concurrent jurisdiction over the EEO laws.