ABR

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AcronymDefinition
ABRAccredited Buyers Representative (real estate certification)
ABRAdvance Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge, LA)
ABRAbraham
ABRAuditory Brainstem Response (audiology)
ABRAugust Burns Red (band)
ABRAbridged
ABRAmerican Board of Radiology
ABRAdaptive Bit Rate (computer streaming)
ABRAvailable Bit Rate
ABRAmerican Book Review (est. 1977; publication)
ABRArea Border Router (Sprint)
ABRAverage Bit Rate
ABRAutomatic Baud Rate
ABRAutomatic Bios Recovery
ABRAuto Busy Redial
ABRAdobe Brushes File
ABRAutomatic Beacon Removal
ABRAutomatic Backup and Recovery
ABRAdvanced Bit Rate
ABRAuxiliary Bass Radiator
ABRAnswer Bit Ratio
ABRArea Border Router
ABRas Billed Rate
ABRAustralian Business Register
ABRApproved Budget Request
ABRAssociation of British Residents (Sri Lanka)
ABRAnnualized Base Rent
ABRAdolescent Birth Rate
ABRAuditory Brain Stem Response
ABRArchitectural Barrier Removal (various locations)
ABRAverage Bit Rate (sound encoding)
ABRAnaerobic Baffled Reactor
ABRAssociativity-Based Routing
ABRAngle Bracket (timber connector)
ABRAfrican Business Roundtable
ABRAutomatic Baud Rate (storage technique)
ABRAutomatic Budget Reallocation
ABRAmerican Bicycle Racing (Kenosha, WI)
ABRAberdeen, SD, USA - Aberdeen Regional Airport (Airport Code)
ABRArbres Binaires de Recherche (French: Binary Search Trees)
ABRAgreement for Boat Repair
ABRAcademic Bill of Rights
ABRAngiographic Binary Restenosis
ABRAbsolute Bed Rest
ABRAssociation of Battery Recyclers
ABRAmerican Born Russian
ABRAcrylate-Butadiene Rubber
ABRAccomplishment Based Renewal (US NSF)
ABRArea Business Representative
ABRAustralian Book of Reference (Australian Defence Force)
ABRAdult Breastfeeding Relationship
ABRAudiometric Brainstem Response (neurology)
ABRAbortus-Bang Ring (test)
ABRAbove Base Rate
ABRAverage Broker Recommendation (Zacks investing reports)
ABRApplied Benefits Research
ABRAlex Brown Racing
ABRAero-Ballistic Rocket
ABRAirborne Relay
ABRAveraged Brainstem Response
ABRAccelerated Benefits Rider (life insurance)
ABRAnswer to Bid Ratio (telecommunications)
ABRAverage Bandwidth Requirement
ABRAdvanced Breeder Reactor
ABRAmphibian Boat Reconnaissance
ABRAttogen Biomedical Research
ABRAbdominal Bowel Resection
ABRAdvanced Battery Research
ABRAutonomous Boundary Router
ABRArray Based Replication (storage technique)
ABRAdditional Billet Requirements
ABRAutomatic Bandwidth Response (Digital Link)
ABRAs Built Reconciliation
ABRAgreement Boat Repair
ABRAverage Breath Rate
ABRAccrued Benefit Ratio
ABRAdvanced Bus Remanufacturing
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Use of this credit is tied to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), whether it's for equipment purchase, provision of communications assistance or architectural barrier removal. Expenditures for new construction or for items that aren't needed to accomplish ADA accessibility are not eligible.
The federal architectural barrier removal tax deduction, for instance, allows businesses to claim a deduction of up to $15,000 a year for qualified expenses related to widening walkways, installing ramps, upgrading the accessibility of restrooms and drinking fountains, and making other modifications.
Communities may apply for CDBG funding for activities including: housing rehabilitation projects, infrastructure repair or replacement, construction or rehabilitation of public facilities, neighborhood improvement projects, economic development loans and other business assistance programs, social service upgrades, downtown improvement projects and architectural barrier removal and planning.
These typically involve architectural barrier removal, access to communication, and policies of private or public places or businesses that discriminate against people with disabilities.
* Successful experience (and solid references) from recent projects in architectural barrier removal or building code development.
One of the main points brought home to Florida corrections officials at the workshop was that the primary and explicit goal of Title II is program accessibility, not architectural barrier removal. In conducting its self-evaluation, Florida had completed a checklist modeled after the Thompson Publication ADA Compliance Guide and an architectural barrier questionnaire.
The data gathered from the accessibility survey looked at architectural barrier removal issues, not at program accessibility issues.
Managed and staffed by people with disabilities, this group provides peer counselling, advocacy programs, consultation regarding architectural barrier removal, assistive technology information, and help for people to live more independently.
In home or school evaluations, communication or architectural barrier removal can ease the transition.
In addition, the town intends to move forward with a CDBG Architectural Barrier Removal application in 2009.
She also provides several examples in her four cell typology, which include counseling and providing prosthetic devices (Goal -- change in person; target -- person), behavior modification and milieu therapy (person: environment), teaching individuals to modify their own environment (environment; person), and architectural barrier removal and socio-economic environment modification (environment; environment).
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