The Americans with Disabilities Act: Legislation Concerning Notification Prior to Initiating Legal Action Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The Americans with Disabilities Act: Legislation Concerning Notification Prior to Initiating Legal Action

Creator

  • Author: Jones, Nancy Lee
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: American Law Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2005-10-12

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) provides broad nondiscrimination protection in employment, public services, and public accommodation and services operated by private entities. Since the 106th Congress, legislation has been introduced to require plaintiffs to provide notice to the defendant prior to filing a complaint regarding public accommodations. In the 109th Congress, H.R. 2804 was introduced by Representative Foley to amend title III of the ADA to require notification.
  • Physical Description: 5 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Disabled
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Public buildings - Law and legislation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Infrastructure

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RS22296
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS22296 2005-10-12
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs7520