Section 508: Getting Started Flowchart

New Purchase Request with functional specifications Step1 - Does it meet Electronic and Information Technology definition? Step1(a) - Does meet Electronic and Information Technology definition Step 1(b) - Does not meet Electronic and Information Technology definition Step 2 - Determine Applicable Section 508 Technical Standards Step 3 - Do Exemptions Apply? Step 3A - No, exemptions apply Step 3B - Yes, exemptions apply Step 4 - Perform Market Research Step 5 - Product Complies with Applicable Section 508 Technical Standards Step 5a - Yes, but undue burden; exemption - see Step 3(b) Step 5a - Yes Step 5b - No - Commerical Non-Availability Step 6 - Complete and Certify Checklist. Attach certified checklist and documentation to purchase request and submit to procurement. Submit copy of package to your 508 Coordinator. Section 508 Process Does not apply. Submit Purchase Request Submit Purchase Request with Section 508 Documentation Section 508 Flowchart - alternative is http://www.ago.noaa.gov/acquisition/section_508_getting_started.html
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