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Last Friday (July 23) the Justice Department announced that it will publish 
four new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) proposals addressing:



         accessibility of websites

         captioning and video description in movies shown in theaters

         accessible equipment and furniture

         ability of 9-1-1 centers to take text and video calls from 
individuals with disabilities.



To read the entire press release visit: 
http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/2010/July/10-crt-850.html




Philip M Kragnes, M.S.
Computer Accommodations Program
University of Minnesota
McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak Street SE, Suite 180
Minneapolis, MN 55455-2002
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