Resources on Legislation

 

WWW.ADA.GOV

Website for information on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The ADA Information Line, 1-800-514-0301 (voice);1-800-514-0383 (TDD).

US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (ADA), 1-800-669-4000.

 

WWW.AGBELL.ORG

Website for the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (national/international organization).

 

WWW.ASHA.ORG

Website for the American Speech Language Hearing Association; provides a map with status of universal newborn or infant screening legislation and laws, by state.

 

WWW.CASECEC.ORG

Website for the Council of Administrators of Special Education. Provides comparative information on the 1997 and 2004 reauthorization of IDEA and a link to a Congressional Research Service analysis of IDEA 2004.

 

WWW.ECAC-PARENTCENTER.ORG

Website for NC’s parent training and information center; they are working on a document that will outline the impact of IDEA 2004 reauthorization on NC.

 

WWW.IDEAPRACTICES.ORG

Website for Council of Exceptional Children (national/international) with information on laws and regulations.

 

WWW.WRIGHTSLAW.COM

Information about special education law, resources available for purchase.

 

WWW.THOMAS.LOC.GOV

Website for the U.S. Congress, can obtain information on all types of federal legislation.

 

 
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