Chapter VI: CULTURE, PHYSICAL TRAINING SPORTS, ENTERTAINMENT AND TOURISM

Submitted by Sao Mai on Fri, 07/29/2016 - 10:00

Article 36. Cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities for persons with disabilities

1. The State shall provide supports for cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities suitable to the characteristics of persons with disabilities; create conditions for persons with disabilities to enjoy culture, physical training, sports, entertainment and tourism.

2. Persons with exceptionally serious disabilities are entitled to exemption from, and persons with serious disabilities are entitled to reduction of, ticket prices and service charges when using a number of cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist services according to the Government's regulations.

3. The State and society shall create conditions for persons with disabilities to develop their talent and gift in culture, arts and sports; to participate in art creation and performances as well as sport practices and competitions.

4. The State shall provide supports for activities of designing, manufacturing and producing instruments and equipment used in cultural and sport activities: encourage agencies, organizations and individuals to design, manufacture and produce equipment for use in cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities suitable to persons with disabilities.

Article 37. Organization of cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities of persons with disabilities

1. Cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities of persons with disabilities will be incorporated into community cultural life and organized in diverse forms, meeting their cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourism demands.

2. National sport games and competitions and art performance competitions of persons with disabilities shall be organized in conformity with the characteristics and needs of persons with disabilities and socio-economic conditions.

Article 38. Responsibilities of cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist establishments

1. To invest in physical foundations as well as supporting facilities and create favorable conditions for persons with disabilities to participate in cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities; arrange personnel, means and instruments to help persons with disabilities when organizing cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities.

2. To improve, upgrade physical foundations which fail to satisfy the conditions on access by persons with disabilities.

3. Instruments, facilities and equipment for cultural, physical training, sport, entertainment and tourist activities of persons with disabilities must ensure safety and convenience and be suitable to the characteristics of persons with disabilities.