Legislative Branch

Re-evaluate approach to website compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act

Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act ends up requiring almost all government websites to be tested and configured for use by disabled people, including the blind as well as others with disabilities. I have seen cases where we have websites that are not compliant and we end up spending a lot of money to make websites compliant and there are ZERO users in the user populatioon served by a particular site that need this ...more »

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Provide Tech Assistance, Support to State Agency Grantees - without Wasting Federal Resources Writing Reports

Increase technical assistance to state vocational rehabilitation agencies and centers for independent living. Stop sending 5-10 people to review state vocational rehabilitation agencies. State agencies that provide vocational rehabilitation services are interested in getting tech. assist. to comply with the law and improve performance. RSA devotes an incredible amount of resources to flying 5 teams of 5-10 people around ...more »

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