• EDUCATION

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     Duty of educational institutions
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     Specific measures to promote and facilitate inclusive education
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     Adult education
  • SKILL DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT

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     Vocational training and self-employment
  • 20
     Non-discrimination in employment
  • 21
     Equal opportunity policy
  • 22
     Maintenance of records
  • 23
     Appointment of Grievance Redressal Officer
  • SOCIAL SECURITY, HEALTH, REHABILITATION AND RECREATION

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     Social security
  • 25
     Healthcare
  • 26
     Insurance schemes
  • 27
     Rehabilitation
  • 28
     Research and development
  • 29
     Culture and recreation
  • 30
     Sporting activities
  • SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR PERSONS WITH BENCHMARK DISABILITIES

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     Free education for children with benchmark disabilities
  • 32
     Reservation in higher educational institutions
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     Identification of posts for reservation
  • 34
     Reservation
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     Incentives to employers in private sector
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     Special employment exchange
  • 37
     Special schemes and development programmes
  • SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES WITH HIGH SUPPORT NEEDS

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     Special provisions for persons with disabilities with high support
  • DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF APPROPRIATE GOVERNMENTS

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     Awareness campaigns
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     Accessibility
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     Access to transport
  • 42
     Access to information and communication technology
  • 43
     Consumer goods
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     Mandatory observance of accessibility norms
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     Time limit for making existing infrastructure and premises accessible and action for that purpose
  • 46
     Time limit for accessibility by service providers
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     Human resource development
  • 48
     Social audit
  • REGISTRATION OF INSTITUTIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND GRANTS TO SUCH INSTITUTIONS

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     Competent authority
  • 50
     Registration
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     Application and grant of certificate of registration
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     Revocation of registration
  • 53
     Appeal
  • 54
     Act not to apply to institutions established or maintained by Central or State Government
  • 55
     Assistance to registered institutions
  • CERTIFICATION OF SPECIFIED DISABILITIES

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     Guidelines for assessment of specified disabilities
  • 57
     Designation of certifying authorities
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     Procedure for certification
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     Appeal against a decision of certifying authority
  • CENTRAL AND STATE ADVISORY BOARDS ON DISABILITY AND DISTRICT LEVEL COMMITTEE

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     Constitution of Central Advisory Board on Disability
  • 61
     Terms and conditions of service of members
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     Disqualifications
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     Vacation of seats by Members
  • 64
     Meetings of the Central Advisory Board on disability
  • 65
     Functions of Central Advisory Board on disability
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     State Advisory Board on disability
  • 67
     Terms and conditions of service of Members
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     Disqualification
  • 69
     Vacation of seats
  • 70
     Meetings of State Advisory Board on disability
  • 71
     Functions of State Advisory Board on disability
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     District-level Committee on disability
  • 73
     Vacancies not to invalidate proceedings
  • CHIEF COMMISSIONER AND STATE COMMISSIONER FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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     Appointment of Chief Commissioner and Commissioners
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     Functions of Chief Commissioner
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     Action of appropriate authorities on recommendation of Chief Commissioner
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     Powers of Chief Commissioner
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     Annual and special reports by Chief Commissioner
  • 79
     Appointment of State Commissioner in States
  • 80
     Functions of State Commissioner
  • 81
     Action by appropriate authorities on recommendation of State Commissioner
  • 82
     Powers of State Commissioner
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     Annual and special reports by State Commissioner
  • SPECIAL COURT

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     Special Court
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     Special Public Prosecutor
  • NATIONAL FUND FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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     National Fund for persons with disabilities
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     Accounts and audit
  • STATE FUND FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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     State Fund for persons with disabilities
  • OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

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     Punishment for contravention of provisions of Act or rules or regulations made thereunder
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     Offences by companies
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     Punishment for fraudulently availing any benefit meant for persons with benchmark disabilities
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     Punishment for offences of atrocities
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     Punishment for failure to furnish information
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     Previous sanction of appropriate Government
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     Alternative punishments
  • MISCELLANEOUS

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     Application of other laws not barred
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     Protection of action taken in good faith
  • 98
     Power to remove difficulties
  • 99
     Power to amend Schedule
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     Power of Central Government to make rules
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     Power of State Government to make rules
  • 102
     Repeal and savings