GSA Government-wide Section 508 Accessibility Program

Evaluation

OMB 508 Agency Report for August

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 13:52 -- phillip.crawford

As a reminder, the biannual OMB Agency 508 Reports are due on August 30, 2017 to feedback@cio.gov . 

There is no change in the reporting requirements from the February 2017 submission.  Both the reporting template and the associated instructions sheet are attached to this message. If you are unable to access the template because of the version of software your agency is using, you can use an older version of the template and  just the data elements identified in the current instructions document.

Section 508 Transition Activities Update

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 11:52 -- phillip.crawford

Here are some updates on the Section 508 Transition Activities underway to centralize guidance, avoid duplication, and streamline the transition to the revised standards. The Access Board, the ACoP, GSA’s Government-wide Section 508 Team, and many of you who are working to help make this transition happen as smoothly as possible.

The Policy and LifeCycle Subgroup is preparing guidance to help agencies update their Section 508/Accessibility policy to reflect the new regulations. Topics include:

  • 508 exceptions;

Section 508 Outreach Survey

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 12:03 -- chad.rossi

The Government-wide Section 508 Team within GSA’s Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP) would like to thank all the agency Section 508 coordinators and practitioners for your participation in our recent Section 508 Outreach Survey. We appreciate your time and effort, and the data you have provided will help us enhance support for, and collaboration on, Section 508 practices across the federal government.

Your feedback will help us:

CIO Council updates FAQ on Section 508 Reporting to OMB

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 00:00 -- BuyAccessible Team

The CIO Council Accessibility Community of Practice has updated the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on Agency Section 508 reporting to OMB. [docx] OMB Section 508 reporting is required for all CFO Act agencies and recommended for all federal agencies. The next reports are due August 30, 2015. Learn more about agency responsibility for Section 508 monitoring and reporting.

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