Relieved parents of financial liability for developmentally disabled family members in institutions or other out-of-home residential care and treatment facilities or receiving treatment under various Federal and State mandates for their specific impairments.Provisions later incorporated into the first Federal Developmental Disabilities and Bill of Rights Act.

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