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  • 1984 - The 7th Paralympic Games are opened in Stoke Mandeville, England for wheelchair athletes. Athletes with cerebral palsy, visually impairments and amputees competed in New York, New York in June of the same year.
  • 2004 – President Bush signed Executive Order 13347 – Individuals with Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness – into law. Its purpose is to address issues concerning the preparedness, safety and security of people with disabilities during crises and natural or manmade disasters.[1]


References

  1. "http://www.wbdg.org/pdfs/eo13347.pdf" Individuals with Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness
  2. Murderball. The Internet Movie Database. Accessed April 2, 2008.