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State Employment First Efforts: Legislation & Directive/Executive Order
- PA Employment Legislation (passed): Pennsylvania House Bill 1641, signed into law in June 2018, codifying the state’s Employment First policy (cross-disability), and establishing the Governor’s Cabinet for People with Disabilities, and Employment First Oversight Commission.
- PA Executive Order: March 2016 Governor’s Executive Order (2016-03) establishing a cross-disability Employment First policy.
- PA Employment First Recommendations: September 2016 Report and Recommendations from the Interagency Work Group established by Executive Order 2016-03.
- PA Employment Legislation (passed): State legislation was passed in 1991 that mandates access to community employment for people with disabilities. See state Code.
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