Americans With Disabilities Act

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Definition: Americans With Disabilities Act


Americans With Disabilities Act

Quick Summary of Americans With Disabilities Act


A federal law that prohibits discrimination against people with physical or mental disabilities in employment, public services and places of public accommodation, such as restaurants, hotels and theaters.




Synonyms For Americans With Disabilities Act


ADA


Related Phrases


Civil rights act of 1964
Age discrimination in employment act (ADEA)
Fair housing act & fair housing amendments act
ADEA
Equal employment opportunity commission (EEOC)


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Americans With Disabilities Act are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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