ERIC Number: ED129938
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Jan
Legislation for Human Needs: An Agenda for 1976.
Community Service Society of New York, NY.
The priorities of eight program areas of the Community Service Society (CSS) for the 1976 New York State Legislature are enumerated in this report. The activities of the 1975 legislature are also briefly summarized and all the bills on which CSS took a position are indexed for each area addressed. The eight program areas as well as some of the listed priorities for each of them are listed as follows: aging (real property tax relief, State financing, supplemental security income, protection against age discrimination), education (bilingual education, students' rights, school services for the handicapped), general programs and issue (price advertising for prescription drugs, consumer credit reform), health (long-term care, restructuring the health care system, health maintenance organizations), housing and urban development (State programs, public housing, housing subsidies), income security (tax legislation, welfare legislation, unemployment insurance), social services (reorganization of the child welfare system, services for single-parent families), and youth and correction (drug abuse, family court, juvenile justice, criminal justice-penal law). (Author/AM)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Correctional Rehabilitation, Education, Health Needs, Housing, Income, Program Content, Program Descriptions, Social Services, State Legislation, Urban Renewal, Welfare Services, Youth Programs
Department of Public Affairs, Community Service Society of New York, 105 East 22nd Street, New York, N.Y. 10010 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Community Service Society of New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York