Qualified Handicapped Person Law and Legal Definition

According to 41 CFR 51-10.103 (Title 41 - Public Contracts And Property Management; Subtitle B - Other Provisions Relating To Public Contracts; Chapter 51 -Committee For Purchase From People Who Are Blind Or Severely Disabled; Part 51-10 - Enforcement Of Nondiscrimination On The Basis Of Handicap In Programs Or Activities Conducted By The Committee For Purchase From People Who Are Blind Or Severely Disabled), Qualified handicapped person means “(1) with respect to preschool, elementary, or secondary education services provided by the agency, a handicapped person who is a member of a class of persons otherwise entitled by statute, regulation, or agency policy to receive education services from the agency.

(2) With respect to any other agency program or activity under which a person is required to perform services or to achieve a level of accomplishment, a handicapped person who meets the essential eligibility requirements and who can achieve the purpose of the program or activity without modifications in the program or activity that the agency can demonstrate would result in a fundamental alteration in its nature;

(3) With respect to any other program or activity, a handicapped person who meets the essential eligibility requirements for participation in, or receipt of benefits from, that program or activity; and

(4) Qualified handicapped person is defined for purposes of employment in 29 CFR 1613.702(f), which is made applicable to this part by § 51-10.140.”