AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

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Disabled

Bills and resolutions

Business and industry: require all gas stations offering self-service to meet certain accessibility standards for disabled individuals (see H.R. 2965), H4993 [20JN]

Dept. of Education: provide students with disabilities and their families with access to critical information needed to select the right college and succeed once enrolled (see S. 1295), S3294 [6JN] (see H.R. 2782), H4646 [6JN]

Disabled: prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities who need long-term services and supports (see S. 910), S2450 [7AP] (see H.R. 2472), H4222 [16MY]

___protect rights of passengers with disabilities in air transportation (see S. 1318), S3362 [8JN]

Discrimination: require a plaintiff to provide a defendant with an opportunity to voluntarily correct a violation prior to commencing civil action (see H.R. 1493), H2051 [10MR] (see H.R. 3571), H6573 [28JY]

Employment: clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims relative to workplace harassment (see S. 2019), S6853 [26OC] (see H.R. 4152), H8270 [26OC]

___clarify appropriate standards for Federal employment age discrimination and retaliation claims (see S. 443), S1447 [27FE] (see H.R. 2650), H4602 [25MY]

Government regulations: promote compliance through education, clarify requirements for demand letters, and provide for a notice and cure period before commencement of a private civil action (see H.R. 620), H682 [24JA]

Legislative branch of the Government: enhance enforcement authority for occupational safety and health protections and provide whistleblower and other antidiscrimination protections for employees (see H.R. 4195), H8294 [31OC]

Postal Service: require post offices to comply with public accommodation standards under the Americans With Disabilities Act (see H.R. 2324), H3322 [3MY]

Remarks in House

Anniversary, H6199 [24JY], H6475 [27JY], E1053, E1060 [26JY], E1091 [28JY]

Fair Pay Act: anniversary, E94 [27JA]

Government regulations: promote compliance through education, clarify requirements for demand letters, and provide for a notice and cure period before commencement of a private civil action (H.R. 620), H918 [2FE], H1280 [16FE], H2062 [15MR], H7379 [13SE], H7412 [14SE]

Legislative branch of the Government: enhance enforcement authority for occupational safety and health protections and provide whistleblower and other antidiscrimination protections for employees (H.R. 4195), E1471 [31OC]

Remarks in Senate

Medicaid: prohibit changes that would harm individuals with disabilities as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act by reducing access to affordable health care or restricting coverage or benefits, S4252, S4258S4262 [26JY]

Texts of

S. 910, Disability Integration Act, S2451S2455 [7AP]