ERIC Number: ED232424
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug-10
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight on Education for All Handicapped Children Act, 1982. Hearings before the Subcommittee on the Handicapped of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources. United States Senate, Ninety Seventh Congress, on Oversight on Proposed Regulations Implementing Part B, Public Law 94-142, The Education for All Handicapped Children Act.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
The document presents a transcript of congressional hearings on proposed regulations for P.L. 94-142, the Education for All Handicapped Children Act. Secretary of Education T. H. Bell leads off with a defense of the proposed regulations, which he says, attempt to ease paperwork and administrative problems. In addition to the transcript of his spoken remarks, a written statement describes changes on such aspects as attendance at individualized education program meetings, multidisciplinary evaluation, related services, parents' role, and disciplinary procedures. Responses are given by Senators Stafford, Hatch, Kennedy, Randolph, East, and Quayle. Statements are presented by representatives of the Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities, Association for Retarded Citizens of the United States, Children's Defense Fund, National Education Association, and the Consortium Concerned with the Developmentally Disabled. Among additional information is an article by H. Rutherford Turnbull III, "Parents, Disabled Children, and Defederalization: Life on the Razor's Edge of Public Selfishness." (CL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act