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Public Act 102-0238


 

Public Act 0238 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  
  

 


 
Public Act 102-0238
 
HB0026 EnrolledLRB102 02847 CMG 12855 b

    AN ACT concerning education.
 
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
 
    Section 5. The School Code is amended by adding Sections
10-20.75 and 34-18.67 as follows:
 
    (105 ILCS 5/10-20.75 new)
    Sec. 10-20.75. Website accessibility guidelines.
    (a) As used in this Section, "Internet website or web
service" means any third party online curriculum that is made
available to enrolled students or the public by a school
district through the Internet.
    (b) To ensure that the content available on an Internet
website or web service of a school district is readily
accessible to persons with disabilities, the school district
must require that the Internet website or web service comply
with Level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium's Web Content
Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 or any revised version of those
guidelines.
 
    (105 ILCS 5/34-18.67 new)
    Sec. 34-18.67. Website accessibility guidelines.
    (a) As used in this Section, "Internet website or web
service" means any third party online curriculum that is made
available to enrolled students or the public by the school
district through the Internet.
    (b) To ensure that the content available on an Internet
website or web service of the school district is readily
accessible to persons with disabilities, the school district
must require that the Internet website or web service comply
with Level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium's Web Content
Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 or any revised version of those
guidelines.
 
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect August
1, 2022.

Effective Date: 8/1/2022