Employment First Maine Act

Maine

“In carrying out its duties to provide services and supports to persons with disabilities, a state agency shall include as a core component of its services and supports the opportunity for persons with disabilities to acquire integrated community-based employment or customized employment… When entering into contracts with providers of services to persons with disabilities, a state agency shall include appropriate provisions regarding facilitating integrated community-based employment or customized employment "and ensuring measurable outcomes…A state agency shall incorporate standards for integrated community-based employment and customized employment into its processes for program monitoring and quality assurance.”
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Employer Engagement
  • Provider Transformation
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • State of Maine
Date Enacted: 
06/22/2013
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