Disabilities (ADA): Alabama

Disabilities (ADA) requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Authors: Emily Blaiss and Michelle Barrett Falconer, Littler Mendelson, PC

Summary

  • Alabama does not have a state antidiscrimination law with respect to private employers. See Private Employers.
  • Alabama does have a law prohibiting disability discrimination in employment with government entities and publicly subsidized employment. See Public Employers.
  • Alabama permits the use of medical marijuana under very limited circumstances. See Medical Marijuana.