The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act `2016

An Act to give effect to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. RIGHTS AND ENTITLEMENTS

  3. EDUCATION

  4. SKILL DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT

  5. SOCIAL SECURITY, HEALTH, REHABILITATION AND RECREATION

  6. SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR PERSONS WITH BENCHMARK DISABILITIES

  7. SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES WITH HIGH SUPPORT NEEDS

  8. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF APPROPRIATE GOVERNMENTS

  9. REGISTRATION OF INSTITUTIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND GRANTS TO SUCH INSTITUTIONS

  10. CERTIFICATION OF SPECIFIED DISABILITIES

  11. CENTRAL AND STATE ADVISORY BOARDS ON DISABILITY AND DISTRICT LEVEL COMMITTEE

  12. CHIEF COMMISSIONER AND STATE COMMISSIONER FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

  13. SPECIAL COURT

  14. NATIONAL FUND FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

  15. STATE FUND FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

  16. OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

  17. MISCELLANEOUS