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2018 Regular Session



State Procurement - Information Technology - Nonvisual Access

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the House - Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing the Secretary of Information Technology, or the Secretary's designee, to develop a nonvisual access clause for use in the procurement of information technology and information technology services in accordance with certain requirements; requiring the Department of Information Technology, on or before January 1, 2019, to adopt new nonvisual access procurement standards that are consistent with certain standards in the federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Conway, Astle, Bates, Benson, Brochin, Cassilly, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Edwards, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Kagan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Norman, Oaks, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Ready, Reilly, Robinson, Rosapepe, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, Smith, Waugh, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0439 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Narrow Subject(s):Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Federal Government
Information Technology, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(3A-301, 3A-311)

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February 13, 2018 10:16 A.M.