ERIC Number: ED116399
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Education for All Handicapped Children, 1975: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on the Handicapped of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, U.S. Senate. 94th Congress, 1st Session on S. 6 to Provide Financial Assistance to the States for Improved Educational Services to Handicapped Children (April 8, 9, 15, 1975).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Presented is the text of the hearings held in the Senate on S. 6, "Education for All Handicapped Children", a bill to provide financial assistance to the states for improved educational services for handicapped children, as well as related bills. Included are the texts of S. 6, two proposed amendments, and the testimonies of witnesses such as James Galloway, executive director of the National Association of State Directors of Special Education; Charles Mathias, U.S. Senator from Maryland; Albert Pimentel of the American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities; Janice Peterson, a teacher of the blind; and Frederick Weintraub of the Council for Exceptional Children. Also included are statements from such organizations as American Federation of Teachers, American Foundation for the Blind, Consortium Concerned with the Developmentally Disabled, Maryland State Department of Education, and National School Boards Association. Additional information includes articles and publications such as "Study of Excess Costs of Educating Handicapped Pupils" (A. Stafford Metz); and communications to senators. Appended are New Jersey's present and proposed rules and regulations pertaining to handicapped children. (DB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act