Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act
Section 508 Report to Congress and the President
On February 21, 2023, the Department of Justice and the General Services Administration issued Section 508 Report to the President and Congress: Accessibility of Federal Electronic and Information Technology to Congress and the President.Read the Report
On January 18, 2017, 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.