Policy Positions & Legal Cases

 
 
Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Support SB 1975: Disability Homestead Exemption Amendment

05.06.21

Sen. Laura Fine - Dale Fowler - Melinda Bush, Brian W. Stewart, Dan McConchie, Terri Bryant, Julie A. Morrison, Cristina...

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Updates on Our Current Work on Illinois State Disability Bills

04.26.21

Today, we'd like to update you on the status of several important disability-related bills in the Illinois legislature. Each year...

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Highlights: Our Current Work on Illinois State Bills

03.08.21

Access Living friends and allies, Here in Illinois, it is a very busy time for state policy advocacy. Our state...

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Challenges and Opportunities in Quality Affordable Health Care Coverage for People with Disabilities

02.26.21

Editor's Note: Dr. Angel Love Miles is a healthcare policy analyst at Access Living. She authored this article for Protect...

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End Use of Federal Funding for Police in Schools

02.08.21

Access Living along with nearly 100 student-led and community-led civil rights, education, and disability rights organizations have signed onto a...

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Protecting Illinois Students from Seclusion and Restraint Practices

12.02.20

We are excited to share the introduction of the Keeping All Students Safe Act (KASSA), a federal bill prohibiting seclusion...

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Day Five: Action Week for Illinois Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA)

10.16.20

Today is Day Five of Access Living's Week of Action to support the Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA)....

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Day Four: Action Week for Illinois Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA)

10.15.20

Today is Day Four of Access Living's Week of Action to #SupportCESSA. We're asking you to contact your Illinois State...

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Day Three: Action Week for Illinois Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA)

10.15.20

Access Living friends and allies: Today is Day 3 of Access Living's Week of Action to support the Community Emergency...

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Day Two: Action Week for Illinois Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA)

10.13.20

Access Living friends and allies: Today is Day Two of Access Living's Week of Action to support the Community Emergency...

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