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The ADA: Your Employment Rights as an Individual with a Disability (EEOC Fact Sheet)

Date: 
12/04/2002
Author: 
EEOC
EEOC information.  ADA. Americans with Disabilities Act. Reasonable accommodation. Discrimination. Rights.

(Note:  The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Amendments Act of 2008 was signed into law on September 25, 2008 and becomes effective January 1, 2009. Because this law makes several significant changes, including changes to the definition of the term "disability," the EEOC will be evaluating the impact of these changes on this document and other publications. See the list of specific changes to the ADA made by the ADA Amendments Act.)