Chapter O Investigation and Hearing of Complaints Relating to Alleged Violations of the Civil Rights of People with Disabilities


525-RICR-10-00-4 INACTIVE RULE

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Title 525 Governor’s Commission on Disabilities
Chapter 10 General Administration
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 4 Chapter O Investigation and Hearing of Complaints Relating to Alleged Violations of the Civil Rights of People with Disabilities
Type of Filing Technical Revision
Regulation Status Inactive View Active Rule
Effective 10/28/2009 to 04/27/2018

Regulation Authority :

42-87-5(b)

Purpose and Reason :

Concise Explanatory Statement The purpose of the amendments is to clarify the procedures used by the Commission’s Hearing Board. The amendments will: revise definitions; add definitions on “adjudicatory proceeding”, “person”, “person with a disability”, “physical or mental impairment”, and “state agency” to conform to RIGL 42−87 or 42−35; add sections on “Jurisdiction” and “Filing For Recovery of Litigation Expenses” to conform to the Equal Access to Justice Act “RIGL 42 – 92; clarify the provisions on “Filing A Complaint”, “Conciliation”, “Hearing”, “Decisions and Orders”, and “Administrative Dismissal of Complaints”. Concise Summary of Technical Amendments: 1. In Section III. Definitions - revise the definition of ‘disability” to conform to RIGL 42-87-1. 2. updating the footnotes (phone numbers, email addresses, & text of general laws)

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