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TITLE 1ADMINISTRATION
PART 10DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION RESOURCES
CHAPTER 213ELECTRONIC AND INFORMATION RESOURCES
SUBCHAPTER CACCESSIBILITY STANDARDS FOR INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION
RULE §213.41EIR Accessibility Policy and Coordinator

(a) The department shall designate and maintain a person responsible for statewide accessibility initiatives.

(b) Pursuant to §206.74 of this title, each institution of higher education shall publish a current accessibility policy which includes the standards and specifications of this chapter.

(c) Each institution of higher education's accessibility policy shall require a published plan by which EIR will be brought into compliance with the Technical Accessibility Standards and Specifications of this chapter. The plan shall include a process for corrective actions to remediate non-compliant items.

(d) The head of each institution of higher education shall designate an EIR Accessibility Coordinator who shall be organizationally placed to develop, support and maintain its accessibility policy institution-wide. The institution's designation must contain the individual's name and other information in the format prescribed by the department.

(e) An institution of higher education shall inform the department within 30 days whenever the institution of higher education EIR Accessibility Coordinator position is vacant, or a new/replacement EIR Accessibility Coordinator is designated.

(f) An institution of higher education shall establish goals for making its EIR accessible, which includes progress measurements towards meeting those goals.


Source Note: The provisions of this §213.41 adopted to be effective September 16, 2008, 33 TexReg 7744; amended to be effective September 18, 2014, 39 TexReg 7565

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