Resolution 16-15: PUSH IT

Number 16-15
Description Ensuring that all bathrooms are accessible for students with disabilities.
Authored by Nawal Joulani
Sponsored by Niveen Joulani
Date Submitted Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Date Considered Wednesday, January 1, 1000
General Body Vote Thursday, January 1, 1970
Committee Committee Affairs
Result n/a
Whereas The bathrooms between Trimble and Hammond hall do not have a "push to open" button that makes entering the bathrooms more accessible for individuals with disabilities; and
Whereas There are laws that enforce making every building/room accessible for individuals with disabilities; and
Whereas Currently these regulations are not being upheld in multiple areas around campus creating a negative atmosphere for any students that may have a disability.
Be It Further Resolved That The bathroom doors be upgraded in these areas to open electronically in order to accommodate students with disabilities.