The Americans with Disabilities Act and Emergency Preparedness and Response

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This report briefly discusses the nondiscrimination provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which are applicable to emergency preparedness and responses to disasters. The ADA does not include provisions specifically for disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina, for example.

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Creation Date: September 13, 2005
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C., USA
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  • Creation: September 13, 2005
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This report briefly discusses the nondiscrimination provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which are applicable to emergency preparedness and responses to disasters. The ADA does not include provisions specifically for disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina, for example.

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