April 25, 2023
WASHINGTON--The Members of the National Council on Disability (NCD) will hold a quarterly business meeting on Thursday, May 4, 12-4 p.m. EST via Zoom.
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Full information on the event can also be found on our Upcoming Events page.
Following welcome remarks and introductions, the Executive Committee will provide their report; followed by a policy briefing on NCD's Impact of Extreme Weather Events on People with Disabilities report; break; Chairman's report; policy updates; a Progress Report process discussion; and public comment session on the impact of genetic editing and fetal medicine on the future of people with disabilities, before adjourning.
For the May 4 Council meeting, NCD will have an extended public comment period of one hour and requests comments from the public regarding the impact of genetic editing and fetal medicine on the future of people with disabilities. Additional information on specifics of the topic is available on NCD's Public Comment page.