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National Council on Disability Monthly Bulletin for December, 2009
Date:12/29/2009

also provide written comments by e-mail, fax, or mail. A public comment session will be held Wednesday, January 20 from 11:30 a.m. until Noon, CST. The toll-free call-in number is (888) 790-6568, and the pass code is "NCD Meeting." Written comments on disability-related issues of concern or interest can also be emailed to mquigley@ncd.gov at any time.

A reception will also be held at the hotel for meeting participants, audience members, and stakeholders from the disability community on Wednesday, January 20 from Noon until 1:30 p.m. Additional details about the meeting will be posted on the NCD Web site at www.ncd.gov as soon as they become available. You will also find the meeting agenda posted there approximately 10 days before the meeting is scheduled, and written comments for Council consideration can be submitted at any time by writing to ncd@ncd.gov.

NCD's purpose is to promote policies, programs, practices, and procedures that guarantee equal opportunity for all individuals with disabilities, and that empower individuals with disabilities to achieve economic self-sufficiency, independent living, and inclusion and integration into all aspects of society. To carry out this mandate we gather public and stakeholder input, including that received at our public meetings held around the country; review and evaluate federal
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