The Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988 defines disability as a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of life's major activities.
What does FHAA stand for?
FHAA stands for Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988
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We have 2 other meanings of FHAA in our Acronym Attic
- Foundation for Health in Aging
- Foundation for Humanity’s Adulthood
- Frankenmuth Historical Association (Frankenmuth, Michigan)
- Fraser Health Authority (various locations)
- Frontier Highways Authority (Pakistan)
- Full Height Anamorphic
- Functional Hazard Assessment
- Future Homemakers of America (now FCCLA)
- Foreign Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief (US DoD)
- Fort Hunt Athletic Association (Annadale, VA)
- Fort Hood Area Association of Realtors (Texas)
- Fair Housing Action Center (New Orleans, LA)
- Fair Housing Advisory Committee
- Faith Hope and Charity (Society; DeLand, FL)
- Family Health Awareness Campaign (Ministry of Health; India)
- First Historical Archives of China (Beijing, China)
- Forest Health Advisory Committee (est. 2000)
- Family Health and Child Survival (study)
- Forest Home Avenue Elementary (Milwaukee, WI)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Tenant may have a claim under the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988 (FHA), but he must show that he suffers from a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of his major life activities.
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the 1991 Civil Rights Act, Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1992) may be reducing the stigma experienced by individuals with disabilities.
In only three years as chair of this Subcommittee, Senator Harkin has scored major legislative victories with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the establishment of the National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders, the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, the Technology-Related Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities Act of 1988, the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 1987, and the Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Individuals Amendments Act of 1988.
What lessons have we learned and what sensitivity habits have we developed since the enactment of the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988 (effective March 12, 1989)?