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39.201 Scope of subpart.

39.201 Scope of subpart.

      (a) This subpart implements Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of1973 (29 U.S.C.794d), and the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board Electronic and Information Technology (EIT) Accessibility Standards (36 CFR Part 1194).

      (b) Further information on Section 508 is available via the Internet at http://www.section508.gov.

      (c) When acquiring EIT, agencies must ensure that-

           (1) Federal employees with disabilities have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to the access and use by Federal employees who are not individuals with disabilities; and

           (2) Members of the public with disabilities seeking information or services from an agency have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to the access to and use of information and data by members of the public who are not individuals with disabilities.