Handicapped Person

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Handicapped Person

A disabled person. The term is sometimes considered derogatory. In the United States, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 used the word "handicap" to refer to a disability, while the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 used the word "disability" on the assumption it had the same definition as "handicap." Courts interpreted this differently and applied a higher standard to the definition of "disability." Congress changed this with the passage of the ADA Amendments Act of 2008, which declared the two words to have the same meaning.
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In 2004, out of the total number of handicapped persons, 1008 were Qatari females and 1,391 Qatari males.
She said that the law called for offering financial aid to handicapped persons and including them in the workforce quota in all industrial, administrative and service facilities.
Every handicapped person I've known has had fantastic emotional hang-ups.
In a message addressed to a group of pilgrims of the Faith and Light Association, who came to Rome in 1975 for the Holy Year, Paul VI wrote that attention to handicapped persons is `the most important test of a fully human family, of a truly civilized society, a fortiori of a Church that is authentically Christian.
ADA Handouts," a collection of handouts published by BOMA/NY and provided by Be Aware and Care, and United Cerebral Palsy, that doesn't necessarily represent BOMA/NY's views, provides helpful information ranging from how to communicate sensitively with handicapped persons to ADA tax credits to organizations that can provide assistance.
Tests used in psychological evaluation of blind and visually handicapped persons, and a manual of norms for tests used in counseling blind persons.
He was interested in helping other handicapped persons as well and was active in antislavery movements, with his wife founding an abolitionist paper, The Commonwealth.
The psychological difficulties that stand out among these youngsters are symptoms of depression related to social isolation and to other negative experiences confronting chronically ill or handicapped persons in general, Breslau reports in the January ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY.
He was also interested in helping other handicapped persons.
The guide presents annotations for 191 references (1972-1982) dealing with computer technology for physically and developmentally handicapped persons.
Under the terms of the Settlement Agreement, DHS has agreed to process, on a priority basis, all pending and future Medi-Cal, California Children's Services and Genetically Handicapped Persons Program claims submitted by the Company.
2022 for several authorities in the field of severely handicapped persons of north rhine-westphalia (a list of the independent cities and districts of north rhine-westphalia can be found in the tender documents ).