Disability Policy News In Brief
Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice held a hearing regarding a bill that would weaken Title III of the ADA; Department of Labor released the final Overtime rule; Department of Education issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement provisions of the new ESSA; introduction of Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act; FDA is extending the comment period for the proposed rule to ban electrical stimulation devices; and more
House passed a bill that provides $622 million to address the growing Zika crisis; Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a final rule to advance health equity and reduce health care disparities; final recommendations for LTSS financing proposals; AUCD signed an agreement with ODEP; and more
Tuesdays with Liz: Disability Policy for All
In this week's episode Liz interviews Susan Kermon a LEND trainee from North Carolina about her experience as a self-advocate trainee and as an education leader.