ERIC Number: ED119406
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Sep
Reference Count: 0
93rd Congress: Federal Laws and Regulations Affecting the Handicapped.
Gettings, Robert M.
Provided is a summary of 1973 and 1974 legislative and administrative developments affecting handicapped persons. The report is divided into five major sections: an outline of some overriding issues faced by the 93rd Congress; a detailed analysis of the implications for the handicapped of bills enacted by the past session of Congress; a brief discussion of measures considered by Congress but not enacted; a review of major regulations issued during 1973 and 1974 affecting handicapped individuals; and a look at some future issues before the 94th Congress. Provided is information on bills about such areas as education; rehabilitation; housing; social security; supplementary security income, medicaid, and social services; health; appropriations; and transportation. (SB)
Descriptors: Administration, Equal Education, Exceptional Child Education, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Handicapped Children, Health, Housing, Rehabilitation, Social Services, Transportation
National Association of Coordinators of State Programs for the Mentally Retarded, Inc., 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202 ($4.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Coordinators of State Programs for the Mentally Retarded, Arlington, VA.