1966 Aug. 24
Stevens, Chandler H.
Boston (Mass.) - Stevens would like to see any future Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics newsletters that concern legislation. He has been asked to file a bill similar to H-3692 and is contemplating drafting a general bill applying to people who might have incorrectly paid excise taxes.
Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics
Bedford (Mass.) - Contains a list of petitions related to people with disabilities in the areas of education, natural resources, public safety, public service, social welfare, taxation, and transportation. Many of the petitions include a date beside them and some are marked as being a priority or of interest to the Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics.
1969 Jan. 27
Bartels, Mary T.
Bedford (Mass.) - Concerning Kennedy's intention to introduce legislation "proposing tax incentives to industry and to provide housing and employment for the poor and the expansion of health care for the needy." Bartels asks that consideration in these areas include the civilian people with disabilities as opposed to only veterans, who are entitled to care where the civilian person with a disability is not.
1971 Jan. 13
Remmes, Harold S.
Massachusetts - Concerning the MCOH's endorsement of Representative Mary Newman.
1970 Nov. 9
Boston (Mass.). City Council
Boston (Mass.) - Announcing the establishment of a Commission on the Physically Handicapped, including the legal text amended by the insertion of Chapter 18B into the Revised Ordinances of 1961.
1989 June 5
New York (State). Legislature. Senate
Article 29-C: Health Care Agents and Proxies which allows competent adults to appoint on agent or proxy to make decisions about their health care treatment should they lose decision-making capacity.
1992 Jan. 9
Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010
Boston (Mass.) - Chamberlin enjoyed meeting psychiatric survivors in New Zealand and informs Harper about the Americans with Disabilities Act in the United States. She mentions a mailing list to activists which contains information about the ex-patients' movement and issues of concern.