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Regulation (2014:134) With Instruction For Authority For Participation

Original Language Title: Förordning (2014:134) med instruktion för Myndigheten för delaktighet

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section 1 Authority for participation to promote

respect for, and awareness of the rights of persons

with disabilities, as well as that from a rights-,

diversity, equality and promote citizens ' perspective

full participation in community life for people with

disabilities of all ages and for equality in

living conditions.

paragraph 2 of this regulation means

availability: factors, conditions and measures

allows participation for all, regardless of disability,

welfare technology: the knowledge about and the use of technology

can contribute to increased security, activity, participation and

independence of persons with disabilities in all

ages and their dependants,

environment: the individual's social and physical environment and how its

design affects the individual's opportunities to participate at

a level playing field, and

universal design: such a presentation of products,

environments, applications, and services to be used by

all to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation

or special formatting.

3 § the museums shall contribute to knowledge development in matters

concerning participation, accessibility, universal design,

welfare technology, environment, living conditions and rights for

persons with disabilities. The authority shall work

cross-sectoral and spread knowledge, responsible for training

and information, conveying the experiences and good

example, initiate development work, initiate and follow

research and promote innovation in national and

international context.

4 § the museums shall

1. promote a systematic and effective implementation of the

disability policy at all levels of society,

2. follow up, evaluate and analyze the efforts of governmental

authorities, municipalities, county councils and other actors in

relation to the national disability policy

the objectives,

3. possess comprehensive knowledge of work for increased availability

and its results as well as on the development and differences in

the living conditions for people of all ages and sex with different

disabilities, inter alia by implementing

mapping, monitoring, evaluations and analyses,

including socio-economic analyses;

4. propose appropriate measures for the effective control and

coordination of the disability policy work,

5. developing methodologies, guidelines and guides in support of

work with accessibility and participation,

6. develop knowledge of how the interaction between the General

welfare technology solutions and personalized

accessibility works for the individual,

7. follow and, if necessary, participate in the strategically important

national and international standardisation

welfare technology and availability, and seem to

accessibility and universal design are included in

the relevant standards,

8. Award for guide dogs, and

9. monitor and analyze international developments and

The European Union's efforts within the Agency's

field of activity and to help Sweden meet their

commitments in the framework of the protection of human rights

and, if necessary, report the implications of the development and

the efforts can have for people with disabilities.


4 a of the provisions on cooperation with some other authorities see Regulation (2015:155) if State control with knowledge regarding health care and social services.

Regulation (2015:175).


§ 5 Authority is headed by a head of Government.

6 section at the Agency, there shall be an Advisory Council consisting

of not more than six members.

Advisory bodies

section 7 at the Agency, there shall be a knowledge Council. The Council shall

1. identify and make suggestions for suitable areas for

follow-up and analysis, and

2. assist the Agency with knowledge and experience in matters

concerning the rights of persons with disabilities and

the implementation of disability policies.

§ 8 the knowledge Council is made up of Government Chief, as Chairman,

and no more than 12 other members. In the Council, there shall be

representatives from stakeholder organisations and the business community as well as

people with scientific experience.

Positions and assignments

§ 9 the Director General is the head of Government.

section 10 of the members of the Council appointed by the authority of knowledge manager of

a fixed period, not exceeding three years.

Staff disciplinary board

section 11 of the authority is a staff disciplinary board.

Application of certain regulations

12 § the museums shall apply the staff representatives Ordinance


Exemptions from government regulation

paragraph 13 of the following provision in the Government agencies Ordinance (2007:515)

shall not apply to the authority:

– section 29 on the case.