Public or Private Organization for the Handicapped Law and Legal Definition

According to 15 USCS § 632 (e) [Title 15. Commerce and Trade; Chapter 14A. Aid to Small Business], the term “Public or private organization for the handicapped” means one:

“(1) which is organized under the laws of the United States or of any State, operated in the interest of handicapped individuals, the net income of which does not inure in whole or in part to the benefit of any shareholder or other individual;

(2) which complies with any applicable occupational health and safety standard prescribed by the Secretary of Labor; and

(3) which, in the production of commodities and in the provision of services during any fiscal year in which it received financial assistance under this subsection, employs handicapped individuals for not less than 75 per centum of the man-hours required for the production or provision of the commodities or services.”