ERIC Number: ED152049
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
The Legal Rights of Persons with Epilepsy. A Survey of State Laws and Administrative Policies Relating to Persons with Epilepsy with a Special Section on Model Legislation. 1976 Edition.
Epilepsy Foundation of America, Washington, DC.
The document provides a state-by-state summary of laws and policies applicable to persons with epilepsy. State profiles cover the following 14 areas: adoption, antidiscrimination, arrest/search, drivers' licenses, institutionalization, marriage, reportability, special education, state certification, state education, state employment, state identification, sterilization, and workers' compensation. Information is explained to have been drawn from surveys completed by state officials. Recommendations of the Epilepsy Foundation of America are given for each of the 14 areas. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Epilepsy Foundation of America, Washington, DC.