AT Legislation and Issues

U.S. Department of Justice - A Guide to Disabtility Rights Laws
Ten federal laws that prohibit discrimination and establish the rights of people with disabilities

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Website
U.S. Department of Justice ADA website

Federal IT Accessibility Initiative (FITAI)
Section 508 and other laws relating to Section 508 and accessible technology

Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO)
AT program implemented to assist disabled employees and customers to access technological information via their computers

Assistive Technology Act of 1998 as approved by the House and Senate
Information on state grant programs, national activities, alternative financing mechanisms, repeal and conforming amendments

National Council on Disability - Federal Policy Barriers to Assistive Technology
Describes the current landscape of AT policy as it relates to education, employment, healthcare, telecommunications and information technology

University of Kentucky Assistive Technology Project

Parents Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights

IDEA '97: The Final Regulations

A Look at the Past and a Vision of the Future—IDEA at 40
Blog of the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, on the 40th anniversary of the passage of IDEA.

Wrights Law 
Advocacy information on children with disabilities

RESNA Technical Assistance Project 
Policy Information Pipeline

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services

CASE Law for Special Education Related Issues