When are the public accommodations provisions effective?

In general, the revised regulations published by the U.S. Department of Justice on September 15, 2010 covering places of public accommodation and commercial facilities, became effective on March 15, 2011.  The section of the revised regulations covering hotel reservation systems became effective on March 15, 2012.

For additional information, take a look at the following resources:

FAQ: What are public accommodations? 

Timeline of the Americans with Disabilities Act

FAQ: What are public accommodations?