Title 24 of the California Code of Regulations
California and Federal regulations provide a comprehensive set of standards covering almost all important areas of accessibility for persons with physical and sensory disabilities. California's Building Standards Codes (Physical Access Regulations) are found in Title 24 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR), and are designed to comply with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and State statutes.
Full text of the law:
A copy of the regulations is located in the Division of the State Architects Access Compliance Reference Manual.
Resources and Publications
The State of California accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of the external websites or external documents linked to on this website.
The Division of the State Architect (DSA) acts as California's policy leader for building design and construction, and provides design and construction oversight for K-12 schools and community colleges. DSA has offices in Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, and San Diego. DSA also develops and maintains the accessibility standards and codes utilized in public and private buildings throughout California. DSA incorporates the offices of the independent State Historical Building Safety Board, caretaker of California's State Historical Building Code.
Legal Rights for Persons with Disabilities (PDF), a publication at the California State Attorney General's Website. Proceed to Chapter 3 - Nondiscrimination in Businesses and Services.
U.S. Department of Justice 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. As published in the Title III regulations (28 CFR Part 36, revised 2010) issued by the Department of Justice.