While the wheels of the legislative branch turn slowly, it is recommended that federal agencies and their vendors start getting to know WCAG 2.0 and.
RTT Functionality The Section 508 Refresh would require that whenever two-way voice communication is provided, real-time text (RTT) functionality be provided to allow for comparable.
The Section 508 Refresh recognizes the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 as the success criteria applicable to websites, electronic documents, and software. This brings.
Electronic documents will be explicitly addressed in the Section 508 Refresh. Electronic documents are arguably covered under the current standards especially when posted to websites, but.
Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended 1998) (29 USC § 794d) requires that when U.S. Federal government agencies develop, procure, maintain,.
Section 508 standards are federal acquisition requirements that apply to information and communications technology (ICT) that is developed, procured, maintained, or used by federal agencies..
At the M-Enabling Summit today, David Capozzi, Executive Director of the U.S. Access Board, confirmed the Board is working to publish the final rule updating.
In my last four posts I shared notes from plenary sessions and workshops I attended at last week’s 2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum for Federal.
Last week’s 2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum hosted by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) featured a plenary session sharing Google’s challenges and.
At last week’s 2015 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum for Federal Government employees and contractors, one of the workshops I sat in on outlined GSA’s Office.