Proposed Census Survey Questions Would Restrict the Definition of Disability and Not Correct Existing Omissions (2)

AAHD and the Lakeshore Foundation have joined a National Partnership for Women and Families led coalition comments to the Census Bureau challenging their proposed American Community Survey (ACS) revised six disability questions which would restrict/under-count disability prevalence. The proposed revisions also do not address well established population omissions. The December 19 Partnership coalition comments, with an added emphasis on the impact on women: PDF.