U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Americans With Disabilities Act: July 26


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Presidents by Name , Constitutional Law & Civil Liberties , Statistics , Social Issues , Disabilities , U.S. Law , Anniversaries , Bush, George H.W. , Disabilities , Disabled , Discrimination , Law , Statistics , Disabilities

Description:
"On this day in 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act, guaranteeing equal opportunity for people with disabilities in public accommodations, commercial facilities, employment, transportation, state and local government services and telecommunications." The site provides a selection of statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau about the population distribution of people with a disability, the employment rate for people with disabilities, and related information.

Publisher:
U.S Census Bureau

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.census.gov/Press-Release/www/releases/archives/facts_for_features_special_editions/011953.html


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