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FAR Updated to Add Revised Section 508 Standards for Information and Communication Technology

November 02, 2021
On January 18, 2017, the U.S. Access Board issued a final rule (the “Revised 508 Standards”) that updated accessibility requirements covered by Section 508 for Information and Communication Technology (ICT). Read more about the final FAR rule update and changes effective as of September 10, 2021. Continue Reading

2021 Annual Interagency Accessibility Forum (IAAF)

September 30, 2021
Please join us for the virtual 2021 Annual Interagency Accessibility Forum this October 12-14. Attendees of this year’s IAAF will hear presentations and panel discussions that will focus on accessibility as a foundation for inclusion, diversity, and equity within the federal government. In addition, the forum will include virtual exhibitions by accessibility consultants and IT companies with accessibility products and services that support those with disabilities. Continue Reading Is Moving to Federalist

September 09, 2021
August 30, 2021 - The GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program team is excited to announce that we are preparing a new look for and the Accessibility Requirements Tool (ART) as we move to Federalist - a publishing platform for modern 21st Century IDEA websites. Continue Reading

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