Part one explains the history of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), including its passage, its definitions of disability, and its recent Amendment Act. The ADA's four sections: employment, public entities, public accommodations, and telecommunications are discussed. Narrator Howard Rosenblum, current CEO of NAD, also discusses various federal agencies responsible for enforcing ADA laws. This segment is presented in American Sign Language. Part of the "The American With Disabilities Act" series.