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The Latest from NDRN
August 13, 2019
The Department of Health and Human Services proposed a change in the rules governing nondiscrimination protections of the Affordable Care Act that would harm individuals with disabilities and their family members. The National Disability Rights Network's comments demonstrate the problems with the proposal using examples from our members, the Protection and Advocacy agencies, and urge the Department to not finalize these rules in whole or in part.
August 12, 2019
Earlier today, the U.S Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released the final "public charge" rule, which changes the current standards used to determine legal permanent residence eligibility. The new rule dramatically increases the scope of who would be considered a public charge and thereby excludable, if he or she is likely to depend on government assistance.
August 7, 2019
The lawsuit, filed in Indiana federal district court, alleges that Christopher and Sarah Meyers, siblings who are blind, lost their benefits when the DFR forced them to rely on other people to intercept and read their private information.
August 1-29, 2019
A SAMHSA sponsored webinar series developed under contract and presented by the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) will take place throughout the month of August 2019 and beyond. See below for topics, dates, and times.
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August 20, 2019
09:00 AM-05:00 PM
Facing Flames: Reimagining How We Prepare for, Respond to & Recover from Fires, Disasters and other Emergencies
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