COULSON AND BLACK.
DISABLITY-WORKFORCE TASK FORCE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Developmental Disability and Mental Disability
Services Act. Creates a workforce task force for persons with
disabilities, and directs the task force to develop recommendations
and an implementation plan to address certain issues affecting persons
with disabilities in relation to employment. Also directs the task
force to conduct a study of the outcomes of secondary education
programs for persons with disabilities. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds 4 members to the workforce task force for persons with
disabilities, representing certain organizations. Requires the task
force to report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and
the General Assembly 6 months after the date that the task force is
formed. Requires the task force to conduct a longitudinal study of
the outcomes that secondary education programs have for students with
disabilities after exiting the secondary school environment (rather
than conduct a study of the outcomes of secondary education programs
for students with disabilities).
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0303
Last action date: AUG-09-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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