ERIC Number: ED198682
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Annual Report of the Rehabilitation Services Administration to the President and the Congress on Federal Activities Related to the Administration of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as Amended. Fiscal Year 1979.
Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
The annual report discusses the FY 1979 administration of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Covered are five aspects (sample subtopics in parentheses): program operations (basic vocational rehabilitation program, services to the blind and visually handicapped, rehabilitation for American Indians); program development activities (special projects for the severely disabled, handicapped migratory and seasonal farm workers, special recreation programs, independent living rehabilitation); National Institute of Handicapped Research (rehabilitation engineering program, rehabilitation research and training centers); advocacy and coordination activities (interagency liaison, the White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals, and the Office for Handicapped Individuals); and Title V of the Rehabilitation Act (requirements for nondiscrimination, Architectural and Transportation Compliance Board, and the Interagency Coordinating Council). (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.