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Name: Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1986. Public Law 99-506 (H.R. 4021).
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Disabled workers; Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services; Protection against particular hazards; Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1986-10-21
Entry into force:
Published on: U.S. Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1986-12, No. 10, 40 p.
ISN: USA-1986-L-2880
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=2880&p_lang=en
Bibliography: U.S. Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1986-12, No. 10, 40 p.
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 in various respects, particularly regarding definitions, vocational rehabilitation services, research and training, supplementary services and facilities and services for independent living. The amendments affect employment opportunities for individuals with handicaps (Title VII of the Amendment Act) and address (1) projects with industry to promote opportunities for competitive employment and (2) government-supported employment services for individuals with severe handicaps.
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