ERIC Number: ED148069
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Key Federal Regulations Affecting the Handicapped 1975-1976.
National Association of Coordinators of State Programs for the Mentally Retarded, Arlington, VA.
Summarized are major federal regulations affecting the handicapped issued during 1976. Regulations are organized according to the following categories: health (such as long term care and home health services, health planning, and facilities construction); education (such as handicapped education grants to the states, early childhood education, and regional education programs for the handicapped); social services (proposed and final regulations of Title XX of the Social Security Act); employment (patient workers, public service and works employment, and federal contract work); rights (anti-discrimination rules, affirmative action, and architectural barriers); vocational rehabilitation (basic program regulations, evaluation standards, and vending facilities for the blind); social security and supplemental security income (such as childhood disability criteria and gainful activity guidelines); housing (elderly/handicapped housing loans, rural housing rent subsidies, and community development block grants); child nutrition (school lunch and breakfast programs, child care food program and special milk program); transportation; developmental disabilities; and miscellaneous (such as the foster grandparent program). (DB)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Developmental Disabilities, Disabilities, Equal Education, Federal Legislation, Handicapped Children, Health Services, Nutrition, Social Services, Transportation, Vocational Rehabilitation
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 017-090-00031-3)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Human Development (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office for Handicapped Individuals.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Coordinators of State Programs for the Mentally Retarded, Arlington, VA.