Guidance Items marked (*) available in Arabic, Samoli, Spanish, Creole and French located on the column to the right.



Information by Jurisdiction


Public Accommodation

  • Non-residential facilities (PDF) *
    Comparison of 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design and the Maine Human Rights Act 
  • Service Animals in Places of Public Accommodation (Federal)
    The "service animal" provisions for public accommodations under state and federal law are the same.  Accordingly, the DOJ Revised Guidance on Service Animals, available online at, may be used for both (although miniature horses are only covered under federal law). “Service animals” are defined differently in housing, and the Commission’s separate guidance should be used in that context.
  • Service Animals in Places of Public Accommodation  (PDF) (Maine)