Americans With Disabilities Act Policy

The Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania (UJS) complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) which provides that “no qualified individual with a disability shall, by reason of such disability, be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of the services, programs, or activities of a public entity, or be subjected to discrimination by any such entity.”  42 U.S.C.A. § 12132.  Pursuant to that requirement, if you are an individual with a disabilty who needs an accommodation in order to participate in any judicial proceeding or any other service, program, or activity of the UJS, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.  The ADA does not require the Pennsylvania Lawyers Fund for Client Security to take any action that would fundamentally alter the nature of its programs or services, or impose an undue financial or administrative burden.

ADA Policy

ADA Request for Reasonable Accommodation Form

ADA Grievance Procedure

ADA Grievance Form