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Gilmer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and abides by the following laws as they pertain to HUD assisted Projects: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 109 of the HCD Act of 1974, Title 1;Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act); Section 104(b)(2) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA); and the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.
The Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines for Outdoor Developed Areas (ABAG) are now the law for Federal lands as of November 26, 2013.
Section 502 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act created the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (ATBCB) to enforce the accessibility standards of the 1968 Architectural Barriers Act (Rubin & Roessler, 1987).
On November 26, 2013, the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) added regulations for Outdoor Recreation Facilities that require accessible trails, access routes, and clear spaces within campsites, common areas, and picnic areas have firm and stable surfaces.
Federal agencies and vendors will be responsible for such laws as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Architectural Barriers Act (ABA), and the Rehabilitation Act, which make accessibility a condition of federal funding.
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