State Web Template Latest Production Release version 5.5.20 – Accessibility Improvements

State Template just released latest production release v5.5.20 that includes multiple accessibility improvements that will help you achieve Web Content Accessibility Guideline (WCAG) 2.1 level A and AA standards, and accessibility best practices.

Release v5.5.20 accessibility updates and improvements:

  • Removed role tablist attribute from tag, and collapse extension
  • Fixed “Visible label and accessible name do not match” a11y error
  • Fixed “Text is clipped when zoomed in” a11y error
  • Fixed “State or property not supported” in main navigation
  • Fixed “Headings are not structured” issue
  • Fixed missing landmark issue
  • Fixed “Scrollable element is not keyboard accessible”
  • Fixed color contrast issues on some pages
  • Fixed “Hidden element has focusable content” issue
  • Fixed Container element is empty issue
  • Removed charts examples (for lack of a11y)
  • Fixed “Form field is not labeled” issue
  • Fixed “Line height is fixed” issue
  • Removed content fade-in script from home page and featured search page
  • Fixed “line-hight below minimum value” and fixed font size issues
  • Fixed “Decorative element is exposed to assistive technologies” issue
  • Fixed some icon font class names that were accidentally renamed during icon font update process. Removed “1” at the end of the following icon font classes: ca-gov-icon-collapse1, ca-gov-icon-construction1 and ca-gov-icon-expand1.

This release has 2 assets:

  • Source code (zip)
  • Source code (tar.gz)

Visit the release page to download them