U.S. Regulatory Affairs

IAAPA closely monitors regulations that impact the attractions industry.

Current Issues

J1 Visa Reform

The Dept. of State is making changes to the J-1 Summer Work Travel program. Click here for more information.

The U.S. Dept. of Justice is working on further regulations for captioning, web sites, and self-service equipment. For more information, please see our accessibility web page.

Health Care Reform
Many aspects of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (PPACA) still need to be clarified through the regulatory process, including the treatment of seasonal workers under the Employer Responsibility provisions. For more information,visit our health care reform web page.