Americans with Disabilities Act. Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities (ADAAG)

Web Abstract: 
This report contains scoping and technical requirements for accessibility to buildings and facilities by individuals with disabilities under the ADA. These requirements are intended to be applied during the design, construction, and alteration of buildings and facilities covered by titles II and II of the ADA. It further contains the amendments to the ADA Accessibility Guidelines for State and local government facilities and building elements designed for children's use. The amendments add new sections that cover access to judicial, legislative, and regulatory facilities and to detention and correctional facilities, and provide alternate specifications based on children's dimensions for various building elements such as water closets and lavatories.
Publication Date: 
12/31/1997
Page Numbers: 
217