ERIC Number: ED084480
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Rehabilitation Services: Oversight Hearing Before the Select Subcommittee on Education on Future Directions of the Rehabilitation Services Administration.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This report covers the proceedings of a hearing on the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, a bill to authorize grants for vocational rehabilitation services. A discussion of funding, state and federal responsibilities, grants, administration, evaluation, and the establishment of an Office for the Handicapped ensues. The bill calls for research, training, construction of rehabilitation facilities, vocational training services for handicapped individuals, a sheltered workshop study and a national center for deaf-blind youths and adults. The report concludes with statements by Mr. James Dwight, Administrator of Social and Rehabilitation Services, and by Congressional Representative Barry M. Goldwater, Jr. (California). (Author/LAA)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Note: Ninety-third Congress, 1st Session