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Disability Employment

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COVID-19 and Employment for People with Disabilities

NCSL's report series tackles four keys ways COVID-19 is impacting employment for people with disabilities, including economic trends, teleworking, workplace safety and inclusive workforce development strategies.   

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ADA Turns 30

NCSL is recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act with a clearinghouse of resources highlighting the lasting impact and legacy of the ADA on states.

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LABOR & EMPLOYMENT

Disability Employment

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Work Matters

"Work Matters: A Framework for States on Workforce Development for People with Disabilities" is the result of a yearlong joint task force of state policymakers convened by NCSL and the Council of State Governments (CSG) to address barriers to employment.

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Disability Employment Legislation

NCSL’s Disability Employment Legislative Database provides current information on legislative efforts in the states and territories targeting disability employment issues and related disability issues.

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State Policy Options

This new NCSL resources featrures dozens of policy options and state examples designed to increase employment opportunities for people with disabilities. 

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Disability Employment Partnership

NCSL is a partner on the State Exchange on Employment and Disability (SEED)—an effort to work with state policymaker membership organizations on disability employment policy. 

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