DOJ is considering further extension of pool-rules deadline

The Department of Justice is reviewing the issue over a new federal rule that would require fixed pool lifts in hotel pools and considering extending the deadline further into September. "If a fixed lift is affordable and easy for that hotel, they need to provide a fixed lift. If only a portable lift is affordable and easy for that hotel, they can use a portable lift. ... If no lift is achievable, they should make a plan to achieve access when it becomes readily achievable for them," DOJ spokesman Mitchell Rivard wrote in an e-mail.

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