Proposed ADA Circular, Amendment 1


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02-19-14

The Federal Transit Administration is proposing guidance in the form of four additional circular chapters to help transportation providers meet the requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportationís Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations. These proposed chapters include Chapter 1 (Introduction and Applicability), Chapter 2 (General Requirements), Chapter 5 (Equivalent Facilitation), and Chapter 8 (Complementary Paratransit Service). Along with the proposed chapter on vehicle acquisition published on October 2, 2012, these chapters are part of a series of approximately 12 chapters that will compose a complete ADA circular (PDF).

FTA published a notice in the Federal Register on February 19, 2014†seeking public comment on†these proposed circular chapters and suggestions for specific issues to cover in future chapters: Federal Register Notice Proposed Circular Amendment 1 (PDF).