|Name:||Act of 17 September 2004 on the Integration of Disabled Persons.|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||D'rzhaven Vestnik, 2004-09-17, No. 81, pp. 1-9
|Bibliography:||D'rzhaven Vestnik, 2004-09-17, No. 81, pp. 1-9
Act in Bulgarian (consolidated periodically) See under 11, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy, Bulgaria (consulted on 2006-12-11)
|Abstract/Citation:||Provides for protection of disabled persons and establishes conditions for their integration in the working environment, non-discrimination and assistance for disabled persons and their families. Their integration shall be accomplished through medical and social rehabilitation, education and professional activities, and recruitment. Also specifies the State bodies engaged in the integration of disabled persons and establishes a special consultative body, the National Council for the Integration of Disabled Persons.
Also establishes a specialized Agency for Disabled Persons within the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy. Provides for the establishment of special programmes for disabled persons, financed on the State budget, municipal budgets, national and international programmes, local and foreign donors.