Employment Opportunities for Handicapped Individuals Act Law and Legal Definition

Employment Opportunities for Handicapped Individuals Act is enacted to create and expand job and career opportunities for individuals with disabilities in the competitive labor market by engaging the talent and leadership of private industry as partners in the rehabilitation process. Also, the purpose of the Act is to identify competitive job and career opportunities and the skills needed to perform such jobs, to create practical job and career readiness and training programs, and to provide job placements and career advancement. [29 USCS § 795].