ERIC Number: ED071209
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Digest of State and Federal Laws: Education of Handicapped Children. Second Edition.
Trudeau, Elaine, Ed.
Presented is a digest of state and federal laws relating to the education of handicapped children which is published by The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC). Part one considers the laws of the 50 states and the District of Columbia under the following subject categories: right to an education, population, identification and placement, administrative responsibility, planning, finance, administrative structure and organization, services, private schools, personnel, and facilities. Citations are provided for those who wish to refer to the original text of the laws. Part two is a digest of federal laws having particular relevance to education of handicapped children. The digest of federal laws, organized according to statute, includes laws such as the following: Economic Opportunities Amendments of 1972, National Technical Institute for the Deaf Act, Vocational Education Amendments of 1968, and An Act to Promote the Education of the Blind. Readers seeking additional information are referred to the State-Federal Information Clearinghouse for Exceptional Children at CEC headquarters. (GW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Information Center on Exceptional Children.