Resources on Legislation

WWW.ADA.GOV

  •     Website for information on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  •     The ADA Information Line, 1-800-514-0301 (voice);1-800-514-0383 (TDD).
  •     US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (ADA), 1-800-669-4000.

 

WWW.AGBELL.ORG

  •     Website for the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (national/international organization).

 

WWW.ASHA.ORG

  •     Website for the American Speech Language Hearing Association; provides a map with status of universal newborn or infant screening legislation and laws, by state.

 

WWW.CASECEC.ORG

  •     Website for the Council of Administrators of Special Education. Provides comparative information on the 1997 and 2004 reauthorization of IDEA and a link to a Congressional Research Service analysis of IDEA 2004.

 

WWW.ECAC-PARENTCENTER.ORG

  •     Website for NC’s parent training and information center; they are working on a document that will outline the impact of IDEA 2004 reauthorization on NC.

 

WWW.CEC.SPED.ORG

  •     Website for Council of Exceptional Children (national/international) with information on laws and regulations.

 

WWW.WRIGHTSLAW.COM

  •     Information about special education law, resources available for purchase.

 

WWW.CONGRESS.ORG

  •     Website for the U.S. Congress, can obtain information on all types of federal legislation.