PDF pending restoration
ERIC Number: ED123836
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Screening of Schoolchildren. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives; Ninety-Fourth Congress. First Session, Washington, D.C., October 6, 1976.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Presented is the text of hearings on H.R. 4092, the National Comprehensive Vision Care Act of 1975, a bill to authorize grants to states for the establishment of vision screening programs for public school students. Included are the text of the act and prepared statements of such persons as Lester Barad, director of the Bureau for the Education of the Visually Handicapped; Jerry Jolley, an optometrist and director of an outreach clinical program; Charles Rangel, a congressional representative from New York; Beatrice Moore, the director of an Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment Program; and Virginia Boyce, executive director of the National Society for the Prevention of Blindness. Also included are various prepared statements, letters, and supplemental materials such as a letter and attachments from Richard Dowling of the American Speech and Hearing Association. (DB)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Exceptional Child Services, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Screening Tests, Vision Tests, Visual Impairments
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.