Governor’s Executive Order - Establishing a Program for the Hiring of People with Disabilities into the State Workforce


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Executive Orders

By the power vested in me as Governor by the Constitution and the laws of the State of Nevada, I hereby direct and order that all state agencies made a concerted effort to include persons with disabilities into the "preliminary and final group of    candidates" considered for each appropriate opening within the agency. It orders all state agencies to make the hiring of persons with disabilities a priority, mandating that at least five percent of openings give persons with disabilities priority.

  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
  • Customized Employment
  • 14(c)/Income Security
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