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S.F. No. 937 - Accessibility of Public Buildings
Author: Senator Rich Draheim
Prepared By: Carlon D. Fontaine, Senate Counsel (651/296-4395)
Date: February 13, 2019


Section 1.  Accessibility; public buildings.  Specifies that the state building code must require new public buildings and existing public buildings, when remodeled, to be accessible to and usable by persons with disabilities.  This clarifies statutory language without imposing any new requirements beyond those that already exist under state and federal law.



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