Bureau of National Affairs
Monday, February 13, 2012
OFCCP Proposed Rule Under Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act
Key Development: OFCCP extends by 14 days the public comment period for a proposed rule that would, among other things, set a 7 percent national utilization goal for hiring individuals with disabilities in each job group within a federal contractor's workforce.
Next Step: Comments are now due Feb. 21.
By Jay-Anne B. Casuga
The Labor Department's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs has extended to Feb. 21 the comment period for a proposal that would revise regulations pertaining to federal contractors' nondiscrimination and affirmative action obligations for individuals with disabilities, DOL announced Feb. 7.
Full Story: http://www.bna.com/ofccp-extends-comment-n12884907860/