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GUIDELINES-Within 18 months after the date of enactment of the
Telecommunications Act of 1996, the Architectural and
Transportation Barriers Compliance Board shall develop guidelines
for accessibility of telecommunications equipment and customer
premises equipment in conjunction with the Commission. The Board
shall review and update the guidelines periodically.
10. Lee Sproull, Boston University, personal communication.
11. This is central to the linkage with universal
telecommunications service, a concept many seek to expand from
telephony, and to the discussion of public access points, from
network access computers in libraries to kiosks in shopping