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Justice Department Spotlights the ADA 25th Anniversary Each Month
February 12, 2015
Source: U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)
Justice Department ADA Spotlight
Twenty-five years ago, through the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), our nation committed itself to eliminating discrimination against people with disabilities. The U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division is proud to play a critical role in enforcing the ADA, working towards a future in which all the doors are open to equality of opportunity, full participation, independent living, integration and economic self-sufficiency for persons with disabilities.
In honor of the 25th anniversary of the ADA, each month the Department of Justice will spotlight efforts that are opening gateways to full participation and opportunity for people with disabilities.
Justice BlogThe story of Marshall Burns and website access in Nueces County, Texas.
Settlement Agreement under the ADAA Project Civic Access (PCA) agreement between the United States and Nueces County, Texas and Press Release.
Relive HistoryOn July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act. View the video of this historic event.
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