ERIC Number: ED125181
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
A Handbook on the Legal Rights of Handicapped People.
President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped, Washington, DC.
Summarized and organized for easy reference are federal and state (Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia) laws and results of court cases regarding the rights of the handicapped in the areas of architectural barriers, benefits, civil rights, education, employment, hospital and medical matters, housing, insurance, transportation, vocational rehabilitation, and lawyers and organizations. Provisions are organized within each category by locality. Sources of further information or procedures for filing a complaint are provided whenever appropriate. Also included are lists of lawyer referral services, legal aid societies, and other resources. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped, Washington, DC.