VHA Section 508 Checkpoints: Hiding Individual Elements

§1194.21 Software Applications and Operating Systems
1194.21 Checkpoint Yes No N/A Comments
(d) Sufficient information about a user interface element including the identity, operation and state of the element shall be available to assistive technology. When an image represents a program element, the information conveyed by the image must also be available in text.        
d.2 Are obscured layered components and content made inactive by pop-up panels or page tabs unavailable to assistive technologies? * * *  

VHA Section 508 Checkpoints: Hiding Individual Elements

§1194.31 Functional Performance Criteria
1194.31 Checkpoint Yes No N/A Comments
(a) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require user vision shall be provided, or support for assistive technology used by people who are blind or visually impaired shall be provided.        
a.6 If off-screen and hidden content that is not relevant to the user ignored by assistive technology? * * *