ERIC Number: ED269928
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jun-6
Employment Discrimination against Cancer Victims and the Handicapped. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives, Ninety-Ninth Congress, First Session on H.R. 370 and H.R. 1294 to Amend Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The 1985 Congressional hearing focused on amending Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act to outlaw discrimination against handicapped persons and employment discrimination against persons with a history of cancer. Statements are presented from agency officials, policy analysts, medical staff, attorneys, and public officials. In addition, prepared statements, letters, and supplemental materials are included from advocacy groups, representatives, police officers, and national organizations such as One Fourth/the Alliance for Cancer Patients and their Families, Candlelighters, American Cancer Society, and National Federation of the Blind. (CL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Note: Serial No. 99-11. Some pages may not reproduce clearly due to small print and photographs.