45 CFR Part 84.5 Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Handicap in Programs and Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance

This legislation protects the rights of individuals with disabilities in ensuring access to public services. Administrators, technical assistance providers, and Regional Office Staff will find specific language regarding Federal regulations describing expectations. Adults with disabilities and parents of children with disabilities will find information to advocate for themselves in programs. Topics discussed include employment, education, health, welfare, and social services, and the appendices include analysis and guidelines for service provision.

84.1 Purpose

The purpose of this part is to effectuate section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which is designed to eliminate discrimination on the basis of handicap in any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. More>>

45 CFR Part 84.5 Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Handicap in Programs and Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance. Public Welfare. 2005. English.

Last Reviewed: January 2016

Last Updated: January 15, 2016


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