This year marks the 25th anniversary of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act and advocates say a new state law will improve enforcement here in New York. Late last month, Governor Cuomo signed a measure to incorporate Title Two of the ADA into the New York State Human Rights Law. That portion of the act prohibits discrimination by government entities. Lindsay Miller, the Executive Director of the New York Association on Independent Living, and Denise Figueroa, Executive Director of the Independent Living Center of Hudson Valley, explain.
Preventing Discrimination Against People with Disabilities
By Capital Tonight Staff Albany County