USICD

AcronymDefinition
USICDUnited States International Council on Disabilities
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USICD believes ratification of the CRPD demonstrates the U.
ratification of the CRPD will continue our country's distinguished tradition as a world leader for people with disabilities as evidenced by the ADA," said former congressman from California, the Honorable Tony Coelho, lead sponsor of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and USICD board member.
It is fitting for President Obama to sign the CRPD this week, in commemoration of the 19th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)," says former Representative Tony Coehlo, co-author of the ADA, and USICD board member.
The participation of disabled people in decision-making about policies affecting our lives is changing the way we are regarded in our communities and by our governments," says Judy Heumann, former Clinton Administration appointee, board member of USICD, and participant in the negotiations to draft the treaty.