Department of Health Education and Welfare

Council Criticizes Exclusions in HEW Assistance to Senior Centers

by Council on Wage and Price Stability November 9, 1976 Department of Health Education and Welfare

Call ing it “a subsidy for new buildings at the expense of our elderly citizens,” the Council on Wage and Price Stability today took issue with the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare’s (HEW’s) proposed restrictive policy toward the use of funds for senior centers. The Council’s filing before HEW noted that the proposed rules […]

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Interim Regulations on the Acquisition, Alteration or Renovation of Facilities for Multipurpose Senior Centers

by William Lilley November 9, 1976 Department of Health Education and Welfare

On September 19, 1976, the Administration on Aging of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) announced interim regulations for implementing certain provisions of Sections 501-505 of Title V of the Older Americans Comprehensive Services Amendment of 1973 (Public Law 93-29, 41, 38612). These interim rules will be in effect until final rules are promulgated on […]

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BEFORE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND WELFARE WASHINGTON, D. C. : NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF HANDICAP 45 CFR PART 49

by Jakina Debnam September 14, 1976 Department of Health Education and Welfare

On May 17,1976, the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (“HEW” or “Department”) proposed rules for the implementation of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (“Act”) of 1973 (41 fB.20296). The Department requested comments at that time, and on July 16, 1976 reproposed the rules with modifications reflecting comments received (41 FR 29547). With its […]

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COUNCIL COMMENTS ON HEW’S PROPOSAL TO AID THE HANDICAPPED

by Jakina Debnam September 14, 1976 Department of Health Education and Welfare

Suggestions for lower costs to society and increased opportunities for handicapped persons were presented today by the Council on Wage and Price Stability in a filing before the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW). The Council’s remarks were in response to HEW’s proposed regulations eliminating discrimination on the basis of handicap. Commenting on the […]

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