For the purpose of applying the prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of age under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 [42
et seq.], on the basis of handicap under section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 [29
], on the basis of sex under title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 [20
et seq.], or on the basis of race, color, or national origin under title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 [42
et seq.], programs and activities funded in whole or in part with funds made available under section
of this title shall be considered to be programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance.