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ABA

abbreviation for AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION.
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As Gallagher struggles against his disabilities, we learn about his fellowship at Oxford, his work as an assistant to two senators, and his role in improving access to the Library of Congress and developing the Architectural Barriers Act.
The Architectural Barriers Act of 1968 mandated that all buildings and transportation facilities constructed, altered, or financed by the federal government be accessible to, and usable by, people with mobility, visual, and auditory disabilities.
Gallagher who conceived and drafted what became the first national law on disability rights, the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.
This single disc also contains all of the statutes, regulations, and requirements for compliance under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Rehabilitation Act, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Fair Housing Amendments Act, Architectural Barriers Act, Vietnam Era Veterans Act, Voting Rights Accessibility Act, and more.
Section 502 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act created the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (ATBCB) to enforce the accessibility standards of the 1968 Architectural Barriers Act (Rubin & Roessler, 1987).
Gilmer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and abides by the following laws as they pertain to HUD assisted Projects: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 109 of the HCD Act of 1974, Title 1;Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act); Section 104(b)(2) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA); and the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.
On November 26, 2013, the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) added regulations for Outdoor Recreation Facilities that require accessible trails, access routes, and clear spaces within campsites, common areas, and picnic areas have firm and stable surfaces.

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