ERIC Number: EJ457768
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990: Significant Overlap with Section 504 for Colleges and Universities.
Hill, Wayne A., Jr.
Journal of College and University Law, v18 n3 p389-417 Win 1992
The history, provisions, and impact on universities of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) are examined. It is concluded that the ADA will not break new ground for higher education and that Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 will remain the main avenue by which disabled obtain access to universities. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)