- Resource No: 560
- Resource Type: 3rd-party-resource
GSA Section 508 – US Government
(Resource URL) | Subtype: website| Date: 1/1/2017| Audience: Federal agency staff who play a role in IT accessibility
The U.S. Access Board published a final rule updating accessibility requirements for information and communication technology (ICT) covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Section 255 of the Communications Act. The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP) is tasked under this law to provide technical assistance to help Federal agencies comply with these requirements, and ensure that covered ICT is accessible to, and usable by, individuals with disabilities. Topics covered include Program Management, Procurement, Tools & Training, Policy & Compliance.