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Facts about the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Facts about the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Published by U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities -- United States.

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    ContributionsUnited States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17102811M

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legislation that provided civil rights protections to individuals with physical and mental disabilities and guaranteed them equal opportunity in public accommodations, employment, transportation, state and local government services, and telecommunications.

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InAmerica celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) – landmark legislation designed to ensure a more inclusive America, where every person has the right to participate in all aspects of society, including employment. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of (ADA), which became effective Jprohibits private employers, state and local governments, employment agencies and labor unions from discriminating against qualified individuals with disabilities in job application procedures, hiring, firing, advancement, compensation, job training and other terms, conditions and privileges of employment.

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The America with Disabilities Act was brought into effect on J According to this law, people who have any disability will not be discriminated on any grounds in any area be it employment, transportation, public accommodations, communications and access to state and local government’ programs and services.

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Paperback. $ Regulations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Regulation) (EEOC) ( Edition) The Law s: 2. Facts about the Americans with Disabilities Act. Format Book Published [Washington, D.C.?]: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, [?] Description [2] p.

; 28 cm. Other contributors United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Notes Caption title. Subject headings. One in four Americans (26%) has a disability of some kind — it may be serious difficulty with mobility, cognition, hearing, vision, independent living.

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