FTA Transit and Paratransit Regulations/Publications
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q = Question; A = Answer
Q. I am searching for a manual for FTA Rules and Regulations for Transit/Paratransit. Do you provide such an item?
A. Accessible vehicle specifications: http://www.access-board.gov/transit/html/vguide.htm.
Regulations, with the paratransit provisions beginning in section 37.121: http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_08/49cfr37_08.html.
The Draft Paratransit Eligibility Handbook: http://ntl.bts.gov/DOCS/manual.html
The ADA Paratransit Handbook can be purchased from NTIS at: http://ntlsearch.bts.gov/tris/record/tris/00343582.html
And FTA's ADA homepage has a lot of useful information. (Reviewed: September 2010)