California Employment of Persons with Disabilities (AB 925)

California

"This bill would require the California Health and Human Services Agency and the Labor and Workforce Development Agency, using existing resources, to create a sustainable, comprehensive strategy to accomplish various goals aimed at bringing persons with disabilities into employment.”

 

“The bill would also require the committee, to the extent that funds are available, to make grants to counties and local workforce investment boards in order to develop local strategies for enhancing employment opportunities for people with disabilities, and to fund comprehensive local and regional benefits planning and outreach programs to assist persons with disabilities in removing barriers to work.”

 
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Asset Development / Financial Capability
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging
Other: 
  • California Health and Human Services Agency
Date Enacted: 
02/01/2016
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