Book Description: This volume discusses the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the rights it guarantees to those with disabilities including employment, transportation, public accommodations, government services, telecommunications, and access to public marketplaces. Also covers legislative provisions which are not part of the ADA. The Legal Almanac series serves to educate the general public on a variety of legal issues pertinent to everyday life and to keep readers informed of their rights and remedies under the law. Each volume in the series presents an explanation of a specific legal issue in simple, clearly written text, making the Almanac a concise and perfect desktop reference tool. All volumes provide state-by-state coverage. Selected state statutes are included, as are important case law and legislation, charts and tables for comparison.