42 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2018 Edition
Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CHAPTER 144 - DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES ASSISTANCE AND BILL OF RIGHTS
SUBCHAPTER I - PROGRAMS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Part C - Protection and Advocacy of Individual Rights
Sec. 15041 - Purpose
From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov

§15041. Purpose

The purpose of this part is to provide for allotments to support a protection and advocacy system (referred to in this part as a "system") in each State to protect the legal and human rights of individuals with developmental disabilities in accordance with this part.

(Pub. L. 106–402, title I, §141, Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1712.)