The ADA is under attack!
The ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 620) introduced by Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX) would seriously weaken the Americans with Disabilities Act. It would make it easier for businesses to continue to ignore the ADA.
We believe that it is important for Congress to hear the voices of many who oppose this legislation. It is imperative that your Representative be told to oppose H.R. 620 ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017. Click here to contact your lawmakers!
The Latest News on NDRN's Fight to Save the ADA...
April 10, 2017
ADA Reform Bill Opposed by Hundreds of Disability, Civil and Human Rights Orgs
More than 200 disability, civil, human rights and faith based organizations wrote to Congress in opposition of the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 620). Read our Letter of Opposition for ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 H.R. 620.
February 22, 2017
Paralyzed Veterans of America Oppose H.R. 620
Paralyzed Veterans of America have drafted a point paper explaining their opposition to H.R. 620. Read it here.
Overview of Concerns with H.R. 620
H.R. 620 would turn people with disabilities into second-class citizens, and its priorities are profoundly skewed. This bill goes against the very principles of an inclusive society that America is all about. Check out this one-pager that highlights our concerns with H.R. 620.