7 U.S. Code § 2008t - Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
In this section:
(1) Individual with a disability
The Secretary shall make grants to nonprofit organizations, or to a consortium of nonprofit organizations, to expand and enhance employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas.
To be eligible to receive a grant under this section, a nonprofit organization or consortium of nonprofit organizations shall have—
(2) demonstrated knowledge and expertise in—
(3) expertise in removing barriers to employment for individuals with disabilities, including access to transportation, assistive technology, and other accommodations; and
A grant received under this section may be used only to expand or enhance—
(1) employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas by developing national technical assistance and education resources to assist small businesses in a rural area to recruit, hire, accommodate, and employ individuals with disabilities; and
Source(Pub. L. 87–128, title III, § 379F, as added Pub. L. 110–234, title VI, § 6023,May 22, 2008, 122 Stat. 1176, and Pub. L. 110–246, § 4(a), title VI, § 6023,June 18, 2008, 122 Stat. 1664, 1937.)
Pub. L. 110–234and Pub. L. 110–246enacted identical sections. Pub. L. 110–234was repealed by section 4(a) ofPub. L. 110–246.