Full title: ICC/ANSI A117.1-2003: Standard on Accessible & Usable Buildings & Facilities. The specifications in the 2003 ANSI Standard make sites, facilities, buildings and elements accessible to and usable by people with such physical disabilities as the inability to walk, difficulty walking, reliance on walking aids, blindness and visual impairment, deafness and hearing impairment, in coordination, reaching and manipulation disabilities, lack of stamina, difficulty interpreting and reacting to sensory information, and extremes of physical size. The intent of the standard is to allow a person with physical disability to independently get to, enter, and use a site, facility, building, or element.
For a complete code, the Minnesota Handicapped Accessibity Code
, Stock No. 142, is also recommended.