Below are listed by order of publication of the latest to the oldest Spanish legal instruments related to accessibility.
ROYAL DECREE 1112/2018, 7 September, on the web accessibility and applications for mobile devices in the public sector
The object of this regulation is to ensure that citizens have wider access to public sector services and ensure equality and non-discrimination in access to users, in particular, people with disabilities and the elderly. For this, defines the obligations of the public sector with regard to the accessibility of their websites and mobile applications. In addition to set additional lines of action to ensure and make more effective the implementation of the requirements specified in the directiva (UE) 2016/2102 de accesibilidad de los sitios web y aplicaciones móviles del sector público , which was transposed to Spanish legislation through this Royal Decree.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: # 227 BOE 19/09/2018
Law 18/2011, 5 July governing the use of information technologies and communication in the administration of justice
Regulates the use of information technologies by citizens and professionals in its relations with the administration of justice and in relations of the administration of justice with the rest of Public authorities and institutions.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE # 160 of 6/7/2011
Law 40/2015, 1 October, of Legal Regime of the public Sector
No. 236 of 02/10/2015
Establishes and regulates the foundations of the legal regime of public administrations, the principles of responsibility system of public administrations and sanctioning authority, as well as the organization and operation of the General administration of the state and its institutional public sector for the development of their activities.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: # 236 BOE 2/10/2015
Law 19/2013, 9 December, transparency, access to public information and good governance
Tiene por objeto ampliar y reforzar la transparencia de la actividad pública, regular y garantizar el derecho de acceso a la información relativa a aquella actividad y establecer las obligaciones de buen gobierno que deben cumplir los responsables públicos así como las consecuencias derivadas de su incumplimiento.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 295 10/12/2013
Act 9/2017, 8 November, public Sector Contracts
This Act transpose the Spanish legal system the directives of the European Parliament and of the council 2014/23/HAT and 2014/24/HAT, 26 February 2014. Regulates the recruitment of the public sector, to ensure that the same conforms to the principles of freedom of access to tenders, publicity and transparency of procedures, and non-discrimination and equal treatment of bidders.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 272 of 9/11/2017
RESOLUCIÓN, 3 September 2012, in the General direction of industry and small and medium enterprises, which publishes the relationship of UNITES rules adopted by AENOR during the month of July 2012
El Ministerio de Industria, Turismo y Energía aprobó el pasado 2 de septiembre una resolución en la que se especifica que la norma 139803:2012 sustituye a la norma 139803:2004.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 237 2/10/2012
Instrument of ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
The purpose of the convention, negotiated for five years, is to promote, protect and ensure the full enjoyment and equality of all human rights and fundamental freedoms by all persons with disabilities, and to promote respect for their inherent dignity. The Convention is in force in Spain since 3 May 2008.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 96 of 21/04/2008
LEY 56/2007, de 28 de diciembre, de Medidas de Impulso de la Sociedad de la Información
Gives new wording to paragraph second subparagraph one additional provision 5th, reading: As of 31 December 2008, the Internet pages of public administrations will satisfy, as a minimum, the average level of the accessibility criteria to content generally recognized. Unusually, this obligation shall not apply where a functionality or service does not have a technological solution allowing accessibility.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 312 of 29/12/2007
LEY 49/2007, de 26 de diciembre, por la que se establece el régimen de infracciones y sanciones en materia de igualdad de oportunidades, no discriminación y accesibilidad universal de las personas con discapacidad
La presente Ley tiene por objeto establecer el régimen de infracciones y sanciones que garantizan las condiciones básicas en materia de igualdad de oportunidades, no discriminación y accesibilidad universal de las personas con discapacidad.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 310 of 27/12/2007
ROYAL DECREE 1494/2007, dated 12 November, which approves the regulations on the basic conditions for the access of persons with disabilities to the information society
El objeto de este reglamento es establecer los criterios y las condiciones que se consideran básicos para garantizar el acceso de las personas con discapacidad a las tecnologías, productos y servicios de la sociedad de la información y de cualquier medio de comunicación social, de acuerdo con los principios de igualdad de oportunidades, no discriminación y accesibilidad universal
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 279 of 21/11/2007
LAW 27/2007, 23 October, recognizing the Spanish sign languages and regulates the means of support to oral communication of deaf people with hearing disabilities civil service
This law aims to acknowledge and regulate the Spanish sign language as a language of deaf people with hearing disabilities in spain civil service which freely decide to use it, without prejudice to the recognition of the Catalan sign language in its field of linguistic usage, as well as the regulation of the media support for oral communication.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 255 24/10/2007
ROYAL DECREE 366/2007, dated March 16, accessibility and non-discrimination of people with disabilities in its relations with the General administration of the state
This royal decree regulates the conditions of accessibility and non-discrimination that for persons with disabilities, must submit offices of Attention to the citizen, print and any other means that the General administration of the state spends specifically and in their remit to relations with citizens.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE nº 72 24/03/2007
REAL DECRETO LEGISLATIVO 1/2013, de 29 de noviembre, por el que se aprueba el Texto Refundido de la Ley General de derechos de las personas con discapacidad y de su inclusión social
This law has a dual objective. First: guarantee the right to equality of opportunity and treatment, as well as the real and effective exercise of rights by persons with disabilities in equal conditions regarding the rest of citizens, through the promotion of personal autonomy of the universal accessibility, access to employment, the inclusion in the community and independent life and the eradication of all forms of discrimination, under articles 9.2, 10, 14 and 49 Spanish Constitution and the International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and international treaties and agreements ratified by Spain. And second: set the system of offences and penalties that guarantee the basic conditions in equal opportunities, non-discrimination and universal accessibility for persons with disabilities.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: nº289 03/12/2013
LEY 34/2002, de 11 de julio, de Servicios de la Sociedad de la Información y Comercio Electrónico (LSSICE)
Is the subject of the present law regulating the legal regime of services of the information society and electronic procurement, concerning the obligations of service providers including those acting as intermediaries in the transmission of content for telecommunications networks, commercial communications by electronic means, information pre and post-holding electronic contracts, conditions relating to its validity and efficacy and règim sancionador applicable to service providers in the information society.
Reference Official Bulletin of the state: BOE No 166 of 21/07/2002