Proposed Amendments to Ontario Regulation 629, Vehicles for the Transportation of Physically Disabled Passengers

Regulation Number(s):
Instrument Type:
Bill or Act:
Highway Traffic Act
Summary of Proposal:
MCSS is developing an Accessible Transportation Standard for inclusion in the IAR, under the AODA. The Accessible Transportation Standard will prevent and remove barriers so that people with disabilities are able to more easily access transportation services across the province by the year 2025. Please see the Summary of Porposal attached.

The following areas comprise the key elements of the Accessible Transportation Standard:
1. Accessibility Plans
2. Route and Stop Announcements
3. Boarding/De-Boarding
4. Fares
5. Specialized Tr
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
September 2, 2010
Comments Due Date:
October 16, 2010
Contact Address:
Carrier Safety Policy Office
Carrier Safety and Enforcement Branch
3rd Floor, 301 St. Paul Street
St. Catharines, ON L2R 7R4