WAC 162-26-120     Failure to meet requirements of other law.

     (1) Unfair practice. It is an unfair practice under RCW 49.60.215 for the operator of a place of public accommodation to refuse or fail to comply with any specific requirement of law for the benefit of persons with disabilities applicable to the place of public accommodation.

     (2) All sources of law covered. This section applies to all requirements imposed by or authorized by any law of the United States, the state of Washington, or any ordinance of a unit of local government within the state of Washington.

     (3) References to selected laws. Some of the laws to which this section applies are:

          (a) Chapter 28A.13 RCW (education for handicapped children);

          (b) Sections 503 and 504 of the United States Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. 793 and 794, and all regulations of agencies of the United States government issued pursuant to them;

          (c) Chapter 70.84 RCW, the "white cane law."

[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.60.120(3) and 1997 c 271. 98-08-035, 162-26-120, filed 3/23/98, effective 4/23/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 49.60.120(3). 82-19-086 (Order 41), 162-26-120, filed 9/22/82.]