Mississippi Concurrent Resolution No. 563


State Policies & Initiatives: 

“State agencies that provide services and support to persons with disabilities shall coordinate efforts and collaborate within and among such agencies to ensure that state programs, policies, procedures and funding support competitive employment in integrated settings for persons with disabilities who are of working age....

All state agencies shall, whenever feasible, share data and information across systems in order to track progress toward full implementation of ‘Employment First’ and shall adopt measurable goals and objectives to promote assessment of progress in implementing this resolution.

This resolution "died on calendar" in April 2013”


  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Department of Education
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Data Sharing