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Re: Fw: Federal Credit Union Question ADA related

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Fri, 24 May 2002 17:56:55 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
cc: wai-ig list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0205241755230.19387-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Fri, 24 May 2002, David Poehlman wrote:

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rex Lint" <rex@lint.mv.com>
> 
> David, et.al.
> Federal Credit Unions are not federal agencies, they are owned by the
> members that form them. They are regulated, however. See
> http://www.cuna.org/data/consumer/whatis/whatisacu.html
> and (when it's up)
> http://www.ncua.gov/
> 
> As far as I can see, a credit union doesn't fall under 508.

But they DO fall under ADA and that does require "equivalent
facilitation" which could require usable web site and Section 508 serves
as guidance

Bob


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