§ 457.101 Purpose
§ 457.102 Application
§ 457.103 Definitions
§ 457.110 Self-evaluation
§ 457.111 Notice
§ 457.130 General prohibitions against discrimination
§ 457.140 Employment
§ 457.149 Program accessibility: Discrimination prohibited
§ 457.150 Program accessibility: Existing facilities
§ 457.151 Program accessibility: New construction and alterations
§ 457.160 Communications
§ 457.170 Compliance procedures

Terms Used In CFR > Title 1 > Chapter IV > Part 457

  • appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assistant Attorney General: means the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • Auxiliary aids: means services or devices that enable persons with impaired sensory, manual, or speaking skills to have an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, programs or activities conducted by the agency. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Complete complaint: means a written statement that contains the complainant's name and address and describes the agency's alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the agency of the nature and date of the alleged violation of section 504. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • Facility: means all or any portion of buildings, structures, equipment, roads, walks, parking lots, rolling stock or other conveyances, or other real or personal property. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • Handicapped person: means any person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • Historic preservation programs: means programs conducted by the agency that have preservation of historic properties as a primary purpose. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • Historic properties: means those properties that are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places or properties designated as historic under a statute of the appropriate State or local government body. See 1 CFR 457.103
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Substantial impairment: means a significant loss of the integrity of finished materials, design quality, or special character resulting from a permanent alteration. See 1 CFR 457.103