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Background

The information on this site is provided by the Coordinating Council on Access and Mobility and the Emergency Transportation Subcommittee of the Interagency Coordinating Council on Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities.

The Coordinating Council on Access and Mobility was established under Executive Order 13330, issued by President George W. Bush on February 24, 2004. The mission of this council is to enhance access to transportation to improve mobility, employment opportunities, and access to community services for persons who are transportation-disadvantaged.

The Interagency Coordinating Council was established under Executive Order 13347 (Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities), issued by President George W. Bush on July 22, 2004. The purpose of the Executive Order is to ensure that the Federal Government appropriately supports safety and security for individuals with disabilities in situations involving disasters, including earthquakes, tornadoes, fires, floods, hurricanes, and acts of terrorism.

Last updated: Wednesday, April 7, 2021