Rehabilitation Act of 1973
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Affirmative Action: An Encyclopedia
The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was the first major statutory enactment to extend civil rights protections and affirmative action programs to disabled Americans.
Recommended CitationDietrich, John W., "Rehabilitation Act of 1973" (2004). History and Social Sciences Book Publications. Paper 46.