DOJ ISSUES NEW TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE ON VOTING RIGHTS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
The Justice Department announced on 9/30/2014 it has published a new technical assistance publication
about federal laws that protect the rights of voters with disabilities, including the Americans with Disabilities
Act, the Voting Rights Act, the National Voter Registration Act and the Help America Vote Act. The publication, “The Americans with Disabilities Act & Other Federal Laws Protecting the Rights of Voters with Disabilities,” is intended to help election officials, poll workers and voters understand how the ADA and other federal laws ensure equality in the voting process for people with disabilities. Complete PDF guideline is available at www.ada.gov.