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Last revision: July 26, 1991
(a) A public entity shall take appropriate steps to ensure that
communications with applicants, participants, and members of the
public with disabilities are as effective as communications with
(b)(1) A public entity shall furnish appropriate auxiliary aids
and services where necessary to afford an individual with a disability
an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, a
service, program, or activity conducted by a public entity.
(2) In determining what type of auxiliary aid and service is
necessary, a public entity shall give primary consideration to the
requests of the individual with disabilities.