The Americans With Disability Act At 25 The Americans with Disabilities Act, signed into law on July 26, 1990, banned discrimination based on disability in employment, government services and public accommodations.
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The Americans With Disability Act At 25

At the State Department conference for people with disabilities, adviser Judy Heumann (center) is surrounded by admirers from around the world. Joseph Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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How A Law To Protect Disabled Americans Became Imitated Around The World

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