Rule 14-706. Testaccommodations.
(a)Disabilities and impairments. An Applicant who has mental, physical, orcognitive disabilities as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act("
(a)(1)she or he is disabled as defined by the
(a)(2)the disability impacts her or his ability to take theBar Examination; and
(a)(3)the accommodation requested is necessary to meet thelimitation caused by the disability.
(b)English as a second language. English as a second language is not a cognitivedisability or impairment.
(c)Review. An Applicant may request a review of the decision.
(c)(1)The review will only reexamine the documentation the Applicant submitted at thetime she or he requested accommodation, the written opinion of the Committee?spsychologist, the written recommendation of the Test Accommodations Committeeand the Bar?s written decision.
(c)(2)Any attempt to change the original accommodations request or submit new medicaldocumentation will be considered a new request for accommodation. The newrequest must be resubmitted to the Test Accommodations Committee for review andis subject to the deadlines set forth in Rule 14-706(a).
Effective Date May 1, 2016