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Chapter : General Policy and Analysis
General Policy and Analysis
[Page 97]Access Board,1331 F St. N.W., #1000, 20004-1111; (202) 272-0080. Fax, (202) 272-0081. David M. Capozzi, Executive Director, (202) 272-0010. Toll-free, (800) 872-2253. Toll-free TTY, (800) 993-2822. TTY, (202) 272-0082.
General email, email@example.com
Develops and maintains accessibility requirements for buildings, transit vehicles, telecommunications equipment, medical diagnostic equipment, and electronic and information technology. Provides technical assistance and training on these guidelines and standards. Enforces access standards for federally funded facilities through the Architectural Barriers Act.
Agriculture Dept. (USDA), Rural Development, Rural Utilities Service,1400 Independence Ave. S.W., #5135, MS 1510, 20250-1510; (202) 720-9540. Fax, (202) 720-1725. Christopher A. McLean, Administrator (Acting). Information, (202) 720-1255.
Administers programs that ensure rural areas have access to affordable, reliable, advanced telecommunications services comparable to those available ...