Texas Access
State Licensed Registered Accessibility Specialists
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Serving Texas for Over a Decade
Serving the greater areas of Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston/Galveston, Austin, and San Antonio
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2012 TAS Compliance Criteria

Compliance with the 2012 Texas Accessibility Standards (TAS) is determined by the following:

Building Permit Required by State, County, or Local Government Building Permit NOT Required by State, County, or Local Government
Permit or Permit Extension
Certified to be Complete:*
Applicable TAS Standard: Start of Physical Construction
or Alteration:
Applicable TAS Standard:
Between April 1, 1994
and March 14, 2012
1994 TAS
or
2012 TAS**
Between April 1, 1994
and March 14, 2012
1994 TAS
or
2012 TAS**
On or after
March 15, 2012
2012 TAS On or after
March 15, 2012
2012 TAS
*Certified to be Complete: If the government entity does not certify permit or permit extensions to be complete, the compliance date would be determined by the date the last application for a building permit or permit extension is received by a state, county, or local government.

**1994 TAS or 2012 TAS: It is not acceptable to apply both standards to one EABPRJ project number -
full compliance with either the 1994 TAS or 2012 TAS is required.