Create a common, compliant framework for development of accessible web sites that support the function and mission of the entity while establishing a level of effectiveness, consistency and professionalism across the State of North Dakota web sites.
Implementation of development standards for accessible, consistent, and user-friendly web sites providing quick, simple access to government information and services. Thereby, reducing costs and streamlining government by providing greater access to information and more convenient government services.
This standard applies to all executive branch state agencies including the University Systems Office but excluding other higher education institutions, i.e. campuses and agricultural and research centers.
The Great Seal of North Dakota is reserved for official use. Refer to NDCC 54-02-01 for regulations. For accessibility information - Refer to NDCC 14-02.4-14 and NDCC 14-02.4-15 for definitions of discrimination in the provision of public services.
Non-compliance with this standard shall be reported to the Office of the State Auditor.
Software development is the act of translating user requirements into software systems.