ERIC Number: ED075979
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Mar
Reference Count: 0
A Summary of Issues and State Legislation Related to the Education of Handicapped Children in 1972.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. Handicapped Children's Education Project.
Identified and summarized are major issues relating to education of the handicapped, and provided is an overview of state legislation developed to solve administrative problems of special education. Major issues considered are rights to an education, mandatory legislation for the handicapped, statewide planning and advisory councils, finance and funding patterns, continuing education for the handicapped, and manpower. Following the discussion of each issue is a listing of state legislation introduced and passed in 1972, and legislation introduced but not enacted in 1972. The full texts of 1972 bills are usually given. A source of more detailed information regarding recent legislation is also given. (DB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. Handicapped Children's Education Project.
Note: A report of the Education Commission of the States, Report No. 36