The ADA’s Legislative History
Core Materials from the 100th Congress
Oversight Hearing on H.R. 4498, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1988, Before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the House Committee on Education and Labor (Boston, Massachusetts), October 24, 1988
On S. 2345 to establish a clear and comprehensible prohibition of discrimination on the basis of handicap, Joint Hearing Before the Subcommittee on the Handicapped of the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources and the Subcommittee on Select Education of the House Committee on Education and Labor, September 27, 1988
President’s Committee on the Employment of Handicapped, May 6, 1988, C-SPAN video of the Meeting.
S. 2345, 100th Cong. (1988); H.R.4498, 100th Cong. (1988)
Senator Weicker and Representative Coelho introduced the first versions of the ADA.