Accessibility Architecture Frequently Asked Questions
Who are some good contacts to help us with accessibility?
- ICAN, of Rehabilitation Services
- The Division of Services for the Blind
- This Office of Information Technology
Who is responsible for policing agencies or enforcing this Act?
- There was not an enforcing agency named in Arkansas code. It will be "policed" by individuals, who can sue for compliance.
From where did this legislation originate?
- It was written by the National Federation for the Blind and sponsored by Rep. Shane Broadway in the 1999 session. Several other states also have this legislation, or a variant of it.
When must we be compliant?
- The date for compliance was July 1, 1999.