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State Employment First Efforts: Legislation & Directive/Executive Order
- MS Legislation (passed): HB 836, enacted in July 2015, implemented an Employment First policy for working age citizens of Mississippi with disabilities.
- MS Executive Order: January 2014 Governor’s Executive Order (1335) directing Mississippi state agencies to ensure employment in integrated settings as the first priority option to the extent feasible.
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