ERIC Number: ED173992
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Legislation, The Arts and Handicapped People. Questions and Answers Concerning P.L. 94-142 "The Education for all Handicapped Children" Act and Section 504 of P.L. 93-112 "The Vocational Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1973".
National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.
Intended for personnel working in the arts and for those serving handicapped people, the handbook explains briefly the nature of the Education for All Handicapped Children Act (P.L. 94-142) and the Vocational Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1973 (P.L. 93-112) and provides information regarding their relationship to the arts. Information on P.L. 94-142 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act are presented in question-answer format in initial sections. Subsequent sections address deadlines for Section 504 compliance and 94-142 and Section 504 policy statements put out by the National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped. A final section of resources includes annotated lists of resources on both P.L. 94-142 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. (SBH)
Descriptors: Art Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Handicapped Children, Legislation, Resources
National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Suite 801, 1701 K Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)