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Welfare Reform on the Web (June 2010): Services for the disabled - UK

40 years of disability rights

Community Care, May 13th 2010, p. 22-26

The Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970 was the first UK law to recognise the rights of people with disabilities. This special report traces disability rights progress from 1970 to 2010, highlighting the impact of the pioneering 1970 Act.

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