Section 53A-24-106.5 Utah Code - Employment first emphasis on the provision of services.

Utah

Pertaining to the State System of Public Education. “When providing services to a person with a disability under this chapter, the office shall, within funds appropriated by the Legislature and in accordance with the requirements of federal and state law, give priority to providing services that assist the person in obtaining and retaining meaningful and gainful employment that enables the person to: purchase goods and services; establish self-sufficiency; and exercise economic control of the person's life.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Employer Engagement
  • 14(c)/Income Security
  • Provider Transformation
Other: 
  • Utah State System of Public Education
Date Enacted: 
10/01/2016
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