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Decree No. 161 The Regulations on the Education of Persons with Disabilities

The State Council of the People’s Republic of China Country Resources Disability Legislation China 23 August 1993 Legislation/regulation education, Social Inclusion

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These Regulations are formulated in accordance with the Law of the People's Republic of China on the Protection of Disabled Persons and laws concerning education, for the purpose of safeguarding the right of persons with disabilities to education and developing educational undertaking for persons with disabilities. The education of persons with disabilities shall be carried out in compliance with the state's educational policies to raise in an all-round way the quality of persons with disabilities according to their physical and mental needs, and to create conditions for their equal participation in social life.

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