Proposed Rule - 19A NCAC 02C.0208 – Wheel Chair Ramps

Link to the North Carolina Register on the Office of Administrative Hearings Web site.

The text of the proposed rules:

See attached PDF’s of the proposed rules.

An explanation of the proposed rules and the reason for the proposed rules:

NC GS 136-44.14 covers the requirements set out in 19A NCAC 02C.0208 Wheelchair Ramps. In addition, the The Federal DOT adopted the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) in 2006 with additional requirements. These requirements require curb ramps to be installed when the pedestrian is trying to reach an accessible route, i.e. sidewalk. NCDOT is required to follow the guidelines as adopted by the Federal DOT.

Instructions on how and where to submit oral or written comments on the proposed rules:

Public Comment period begins August 15, 2013 and ends October 14, 2013.

Written comments may be submitted as follows:
Online: Contact Us
By fax: 919-733-9150
By mail: APA Coordinator, 1501 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1501

Oral comments may be submitted by calling 919-707-2800 and asking for the APA Coordinator.

A public hearing is scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 2 p.m.
    Conference Room 161
    Greenfield Parkway Building
    750 N. Greenfield Parkway
    Garner, NC 27529

Not applicable to this package of proposed rules:

  • Federal Certification
  • Fiscal Note / Economic Analysis