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RULE §213.41 EIR Accessibility Policy and Coordinator

Published: 2015

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(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