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Disabilities - State Laws

ConnecticutConnecticut General Statutes > Title 17b > Chapter 319mm - Assistance to the Disabled
Connecticut General Statutes > Title 31 > Chapter 565 - Employment of the Handicapped
FloridaFlorida Statutes > Chapter 393 - Developmental Disabilities
Florida Regulations Chapter 65B-38 - Intermediate Care Facilities for the Developmentally Disabled (Icf/Dd)
Florida Regulations Chapter 65C-1 - Home Care for Disabled Adults
Florida Regulations Chapter 65C-2 - Community Care for Disabled Adults
Florida Regulations > Division 65G - Agency for Persons with Disabilities
Florida Regulations > Division 38K - Division of Blind Services
MichiganMichigan Laws > Chapter 37 > Act 220 of 1976 - Persons With Disabilities Civil Rights Act
Michigan Laws > Chapter 125 > Act 1 of 1966 - Utilization of Public Facilities by Physically Limited
Michigan Laws > Chapter 125 > Act 8 of 1973 - Sidewalks; Persons With Disabilities
Michigan Laws > Chapter 446 > Act 469 of 2008 - Restroom Access For Persons With Medical Conditions
Michigan Laws > Chapter 752 > Act 10 of 1937 - Use of Travel Aids by Blind Persons
TexasTexas Human Resources Code > Title 4 - Services for the Deaf
Texas Human Resources Code > Title 5 - Services for the Blind and Visually Handicapped
Texas Human Resources Code > Title 7 - Rehabilitation of Individuals With Disabilities
Texas Human Resources Code > Title 8 - Rights and Responsibilities of Persons With Disabilities


Questions & Answers: Disabilities

are there any time limits to parking in handicap parking in New Orleans Louisiana? I have been told by my employer that I can not park in the handicapped parking spot for my 8 hour...
What is the law when it comes to illegal parking in handicap? Is there something like fines for wrongful users? Cause this town needs to crack down on abusers of handicap parkin...
I was asked for papers to prove what my service dog is for. It was an outdoor drive-in restaurant . My dog had his ID tag and patch on. He was lying by my feet and the manager ...
How is it that the police can issue a ticket for parking in a handicapped spot if it is on private property i.e. a mall or grocery store? What if i decided to put a handicapped pa...
Im disabled and my landlord did a wrongful eviction and unlawful entry when I told him I wasn't dressed he used his key to enter and I called police he was given a ticket and its a...
why are there no special education programs in st.bernard,la....

American with Disabilities Act

Last Updated August 4, 2008
Enacted in 1990, the ADA is a federal civil rights law that protects the disabled. The law protects the disabled in the areas of employment, government programs, and access to businesses, housing, transportation, and telecommunications.

Title I - Employment


Title I applies to employers with 15 or more employees and covers the areas of recruiting, hiring, promotion, training, payment, and other employment privileges. Title I restricts what questions a potential employer may ask of a disabled individual and governs the right of a disabled employee to seek a reasonable accommodation of his disability if no undue hardship would result.

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