ERIC Number: ED395420
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar-31
Reference Count: N/A
National Council on Disability. Annual Report, Volume 15. Fiscal Year 1994.
National Council on Disability, Washington, DC.
This annual report describes major activities of the National Council on Disability (NCD) for Fiscal Year 1994. Activities included: conducted a summit meeting on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); held health care reform town meetings; communicated with the Health Care Financing Administration concerning reimbursement of medical rehabilitation services; held health care meetings and a news conference; celebrated the fourth anniversary of the ADA; communicated with the U.S. Department of Transportation concerning accessibility of buses; met with Microsoft Corporation concerning access to Windows-based software; and held an ADA Watch Roundtable. Research was conducted in the areas of education and health care reform, and NCD served as part of the U.S. delegation to the Commission for Social Development of the United Nations. The report also notes Congressional testimony, liaison with the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, information dissemination, and quarterly meetings of NCD. Appendices provide background information on National Council members and staff, a listing of National Council publications, and the Council's mission statement. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council on Disability, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990