ERIC Number: ED024249
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Making Facilities Accessible for the Physically Handicapped. Act. No. 1 of the Public Acts of 1966.
Michigan State Legislature, Lansing.
A physical handicap is defined as an impairment which affects an individual to the extent that special facilities are needed to provide for his safety. Facilities include--(1) the special design of parking lots, building approaches and entrances, (2) stairs, ramps, doors, and multilevel floors, (3) corridors, and (4) rooms with sloping floors, fixed seats, or both. Other safety areas include special consideration of sanitary facilities, drinking fountains, telephones, location of switches, room identification, and installment of elevators. (LD)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan State Legislature, Lansing.