ERIC Number: ED166911
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Barrier-Free Design: The Law, Volume 1.
Moakley, Terence J.
The first of a two-volume report discusses building laws and construction code provisions for the physically handicapped under Public Law 90-480 within New York city and state. An initial section presents excerpts and explanations of Federal laws along with the specifications of the American National Standards Institute for making buildings accessible to, and usable by, the physically handicapped. Also considered are specifications of the Building Code of the City of New York and New York state laws. Appended information covers explanations of state laws and regulations dealing with multiple dwellings and general building construction. (CL)
Descriptors: Architectural Barriers, Building Design, Design Requirements, Physical Disabilities, Standards, State Legislation, Structural Elements (Construction)
Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, 432 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10016 (free)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: New York; New York (New York); Public Law 90 480
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