CAREER COUNSELING AND INFORMATION AND REFERRAL SERVICES

California

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

~Providing competitive, integrated employment, career counseling and information and referral (CC&IR) services to all individuals with a significant disability and employed at subminimum wage and known to the California Department of Rehabilitation Services (DOR) is reaffirmed in a recently posted description of DOR services: “The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Section 511 is a federal law that placed new work rules effective July 22, 2016, for entities holding special wage certificates under Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act (14(c) employer). WIOA Section 511 requires that individuals with significant disabilities receive specific services and be given an opportunity to explore and obtain community employment. .”

Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
Topics: 
  • 14(c)/Income Security
Date Enacted: 
01/05/2019
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