Regulation Update: Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act

Tuesday, December 16, 2008


Regulations governing the accessibility of telecommunications products and equipment covered by section 255 of the Telecommunications Act and electronic and information technology have been part of an on-going review and update by the US Access Board since September 2006. The Advisory Committee submitted its final report to the Board in the spring of 2008. Join this session to learn more about the proposed changes and the process for implementing them.

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Audio Recording (MP3)
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NOTE: No credit is available for reviewing the recorded session.


Timothy Creagan Senior Accessibility Specialist/Information Technology, US Access Board