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Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World American Disability Act ADA category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) Publications

2016-10-03 : EEOC Sues Work Services, Inc. for Disability Discrimination : Turkey processing workers denied years of pay and simple freedoms because of intellectual disability, federal agency charges.

2015-08-20 : Child Welfare Systems Under ADA and Section 504 : DOJ and HHS issue technical assistance for Child Welfare Systems under Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

2015-07-27 : Conference on Independent Living Opening Remarks : Head Of Civil Rights Division Vanita Gupta Delivers Remarks At The Conference On Independent Living Opening Plenary.

2015-07-24 : U.S. Justice Department: ADA Event Remarks : Remarks at U.S. Justice Department Event Commemorating 25th Anniversary of The Americans With Disabilities Act.

2015-05-20 : Court Rules Girl Scouts Covered by Disability Discrimination Law : 7th Circuit Court of Appeals rules Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana subject to federal disability discrimination law under Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

2013-08-04 : The Americans with Disabilities Act and Prison Conditions : Facilities covered by Title II of the ADA including detention and correction facilities are required to make services and programs or activities accessible to people with disabilities.

2013-05-09 : DOJ Settles Lawsuit Against Golden Corral Restaurant for Violation of ADA : Manager of Golden Corral restaurant demanded mother and her daughters leave the restaurant based on appearance of childrens skin caused by a genetic skin disorder.

2012-11-28 : NFB Urges Senate to Ratify Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities : Critically important treaty will protect the rights of people with disabilities throughout the world as well as American citizens.

2012-11-06 : Job Reassignment - A Reasonable Accommodation Under ADA : In relation to employment the ADA commonly requires employers to make reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities.

2012-09-22 : Disability Gas Coalition: Improving Gas Station Accessibility for People with Disabilities : Disability Gas Coalition is a national and state level disability rights organization dedicated to restore refueling assistance at the pump for people living with disabilities.

2012-09-17 : The ADA and Employee Leave Protections : Leave is a form of reasonable accommodation that enables an employee to take time off work then return to work and perform the essential functions of their job.

2012-07-31 : Administration for Community Living (ACL) : The Administration for Community Living brings together the Administration on Aging the Office on Disability and the Administration on Developmental Disabilities in a single agency.

2012-06-21 : Disability Community Protests Assault on ADA Swimming Pool Regulations : Disability activists and national organizations demand the hotel lobby end its campaign against fully accessible swimming pools.

2012-03-02 : Changes to ADA Regulations - Titles II and III : Changes to Titles II and III of the Americans with Disabilities Act ADA that will take effect on March 15th of 2012.

2012-01-28 : ADA Amendments Act - Department of Education : Providing additional guidance on requirements of ADA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act in elementary and secondary schools.

2011-11-29 : Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Regulations Information : US DOJ revised regulations implementing Americans with Disabilities Act clarifies issues and provides guidance to assist small business owners understand how this new regulation applies to them.

2011-10-15 : Service for Guests with Disabilities Video Reflects New ADA Requirements : Service for Guests with Disabilities video shows employees how to confidently and respectfully deliver great service to guests with disabilities.

2011-03-12 : Disability Accessibility Guide for Towns : ADA accessibility guide for small local governments including towns townships and rural counties in America regarding disability access and laws.

2010-09-12 : 20 Years Since The Passage of the ADA, Employment Disparities Remain : In the context of employment individuals with disabilities may be protected by four other federal laws.

2010-07-23 : DOJ Announces Plans to Prepare New ADA Regulations : Proposals for accessibility of websites, provision of captioning and video description in theaters, accessible equipment and furniture, ability of 9-1-1 centers to take text and video calls.

2010-07-22 : Attorney General Speaks at American Association of People With Disabilities Justice For All Event : Attorney General Eric Holder remarks at American Association of People With Disabilities Justice For All Event.

2010-06-29 : Celebrating 100 Days of the ADA : People with disabilities are also encouraged to plan or attend an ADA party.

2010-06-20 : Hud Adds Important Civil Rights Protections to Grant Programs : HUD applicants will be required to comply with state and local LGBT anti-discrimination laws.

2010-06-10 : National Disability Rights Network Annual Conference Remarks : Remarks as Prepared for Delivery By Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez at the National Disability Rights Network Annual Conference.

2010-06-04 : Real Life ADA Mediation Cases - How ADA Mediation Can Help : Real life examples of complaints that have been successfully mediated by the ADA.

2010-06-03 : ADA Rights for Returning Service Members with Disability : Online information booklet outlining disability rights as per the ADA with topics including accommodation and employment.

2010-05-27 : Discriminatory Hiring Practices Appear to Increase During Recession : Recent evidence suggests minorities facing higher levels of discrimination during the recession but laws can aid in protecting minorities from discrimination.

2009-12-20 : ADA Law and Accessibility: The Costs of Non-Compliance : ADA law has achieved a degree of accessibility in society for people with disabilities through pursuit of thousands of cases.

2009-10-31 : Child Care Centers and The Americans With Disabilities Act : Americans with Disabilities Act ADA rules and regulations for child care centers.

2009-05-25 : ADA Requirements for Business Signs : ADA rules regulate subjects from the width of doorways to the design of business signs.

2009-02-10 : Disability ADA Laws : Differentiating people on the basis of disability is a crime yet many people do not refrain from committing such atrocities.

2009-01-27 : ADA Rules for Employment : Employment for disabled workers is protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act however those with disabilities find this process difficult.

2009-01-14 : Definition of the ADA : The goal of the ADA is to ensure no person with a disability is turned down for a job or promotion or refused entry to a public access area.

2009-01-05 : Fair Housing Act Prohibits Housing Discrimination : The Fair Housing Act prohibits housing discrimination on the basis of race color religion sex disability familial status and national origin.

2009-01-04 : ADA Title I: Employment : Title I ADA complaints must be filed with the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission within 180 days of the date of discrimination.

2009-01-04 : ADA Title II: State and Local Government : ADA Title II covers all activities of State and local governments regardless of the government entities size or receipt of Federal funding.

2009-01-04 : ADA Title II: Public Transportation Information : The transportation provisions of ADA title II cover public transportation services city buses and public rail transit.

2009-01-04 : ADA Title III: Public Accommodations : ADA Title III covers businesses and nonprofit service providers that are public accommodations or privately operated entities.

2009-01-04 : ADA Title IV: Telecommunications Relay Services : ADA Title IV addresses telephone and television access for people with hearing and speech disabilities.

2009-01-04 : Americans with Disabilities Act Faqs : ADA questions and answers regarding The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) laws.

2009-01-04 : Americans with Disabilities Act: Building and Stores Information : Information regarding ADA buildings stores restaurants and public accommodations laws according to The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

2009-01-04 : Americans with Disabilities Act - ADA Employment Information : Information regarding ADA disability employment laws according to The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

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