MS HB 836 (including amendments to Miss. Code Ann. §43-30-1)

Mississippi

An act to require state agencies that provide services an support to persons with disabilities to consider, as their first option, competitive employment in an integrated setting for persons with disabilities; to require all state agencies to follow this policy for employment by coordinating all collaborating efforts among agencies; to authorize state agencies to adopt rules and regulations to implement the provisions of this act; to require the Disability Resource Commission to review measurable goals and objectives as submitting to it by each relevant state agency to ensure implementation of this act; to provide reporting requirements for state agencies; to amend Section 43-30-1, Mississippi Code of 1972, in conformity thereto; and for related purposes. 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Customized Employment
  • Employer Engagement
Date Enacted: 
07/01/2015
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