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EQUAL

A substitute for a brand name product identified in the specifications which is offered by a prospective Bidder and which is accepted by the MTA, in accordance with procedures stipulated in the Bid Solicitation Documents, as equal to or better…

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

Federal laws prohibiting job descrimination, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Equal Pay Act of 1963, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Title I and Title V of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990,…

EQUIPMENT SUB-UNIT

An assemblage of parts, components or other hardware combinations capable of providing an identified functional output.

EQUITY

In transportation, a normative measure of fairness among transportation users.