• Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a federal civil rights statute, which provides that:

     

     

    “No otherwise qualified individual with disabilities in the United States…shall solely by reason of his/her disability, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance or activity conducted by any Executive agency or by the United States Postal Service.” 29USC704.

     
    For more information, please see the entire document at Oregon Department of Education's website:
     
Last Modified on November 20, 2015