Comments

Comments on Enforcement of Significant Disproportionality Provisions in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Monday, May 14, 2018

View a PDF of this letter here. Johnny W. Collett Assistant Secretary Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services U.S. Department of Education 400 Maryland Ave., SW Room 5107, Potomac Center Plaza Washington, DC 20202-2500 RE: Docket ID ED-2017-OSERS-0128 Dear Assistant Secretary Collett, On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter, Comments, Education

Comments in Response to Proposed HHS Religious Refusal Rule

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

View these comments as a PDF.  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights Attention: RIN 945-ZA03 Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 509F 200 Independence Avenue SW Washington, DC 20201 By electronic submission RE: Protecting Statutory Conscience Rights in Health Care; Delegations of Authority, Proposed Rule (RIN 0945-ZA03 and Docket No. HHS-OCR-2018-0002) … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter, Comments, Health Care

Leadership Conference Comments regarding FCC Proposals to Dismantle the Lifeline Program

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

View a PDF of these comments here.  Recipient: Ajit V. Pai, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission Dear Chairman Pai: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and its Media/Telecommunications Task Force, we submit these reply comments in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) recent proposals to dismantle the Lifeline program.[i] The … Read More

Categories: Comments

Comments in Response to Proposed Rulemaking: Tip Regulations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Monday, February 5, 2018

View a PDF of these comments here.  Recipient: Melissa Smith, Director of the Division of Regulations, Legislation and Interpretation Wage and Hour Division, U.S. Department of Labor Dear Ms. Smith: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, a coalition of more than 200 national organizations committed to protecting the civil and … Read More

Categories: Comments, Economic Security

Leadership Conference Comments re: Religious and Moral Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain Preventive Services

Thursday, December 7, 2017

View a PDF of these comments here. Recipient: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Re: Religious and Moral Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain Preventive Services (RIN 0938-AT20 and 0938-AT46) To whom it may concern: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, a coalition charged by its diverse membership … Read More

Categories: Comments, Economic Security, Health Care, Women's Rights