GA(LEGAL) - ACCESS TO PROGRAMS, SERVICES, AND ACTIVITIES

Nondiscrimination

Refuse to permit the person to use facilities open to the public and owned, operated, or managed by or on behalf of the district;

Refuse to permit the person to participate in a program owned, operated, or managed by or on behalf of the district;

Refuse to grant a benefit to the person; or

Impose an unreasonable burden on the person.

Civil Practices and Remedies Code 106.001(a)

Individuals with Disabilities

Federal Prohibition

Definition

Reasonable Modification

Communications

"Auxiliary Aids and Services"

Qualified interpreters, note-takers, transcription services, written materials, assistive listening systems, and other effective methods for making aurally delivered materials available to individuals with hearing impairments;

Qualified readers, taped texts, audio recordings, Braille materials, large print materials, or other effective methods for making visually delivered materials available to individuals with visual impairments;

Acquisition or modification of equipment or devices; and

Other similar services and actions.

28 C.F.R. 35.104

Limits of Required Modification

Notice

State Prohibition

Non-Discrimination

Comply with Government Code Chapter 469;

Make reasonable accommodations in policies, practices, and procedures; or

Provide auxiliary aids and services necessary to allow the full use and enjoyment of the public facility.

Regulations

Human Resources Code 121.003(c)–(e)

Religious Freedom

Social Security Numbers

Exceptions

Any disclosure that is required by federal statute. The United States Internal Revenue Code provides that the Social Security number issued to an individual for purposes of federal income tax laws shall be used as the identifying number for taxpayers;

Any disclosure to a district maintaining a system of records in existence and operating before January 1, 1975, if such disclosure was required under statute or regulation adopted before such date to verify the identity of an individual; or

Any use for the purposes of establishing the identity of individuals affected by any tax, general public assistance, driver's license, or motor vehicle registration law within a district's jurisdiction.

Statement of Uses

U.S.C. 552a Note; PL 93-579, § 7, 88 State 1896 (1974)

Aquilla ISD

GA(LEGAL)-A

UPDATE 103

DATE ISSUED: 9/25/2015