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Re: 508 update? when?


From: Noble,Stephen L.
Date: Sep 25, 2012 9:10AM

It is not uncommon for proposed regulatory changes, in general, to be held back this close to an election. That being said, I have no "inside track" on the status of the 508 NPRM.

--Steve Noble
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Sent: Tuesday, September 25, 2012 8:55 AM
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Subject: Re: [WebAIM] 508 update? when?

Nancy Johnson Wrote

does anyone know when the updated 508 is going into affect? I have to
put together a proposal.

PP: It is my understanding that the Access Board is trying to put through
the next draft (NPRM). They have submitted the documents for review to the
Office of Management and Budget several times now. I suspect politics is
holding things back. The Board has to resubmit for OMB review every three
months if not approved.