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Remarks on signing mental retardation facilities and community health centers construction bill, 31 October 1963

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-047-045
    Title:
    Remarks on signing mental retardation facilities and community health centers construction bill, 31 October 1963
    Date(s) of Materials:
    31 October 1963
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains a press copy of President John F. Kennedy's statement in the White House Cabinet Room upon signing S. 1576, the Community Mental Health Act of 1963 (also known as the Mental Retardation and Community Mental Health Centers Construction Act of 1963), an act to provide federal funding for community mental health centers and research facilities devoted to research in and treatment of mental retardation. He also announces the creation of the Department of Education Division of Handicapped Children and Youth.
    Extent:
    2 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    03.
    Series Name:
    Speech Files.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Speech Files. Remarks on signing mental retardation facilities and community health centers construction bill, 31 October 1963
    Physical Description:
    2 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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