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Wage levels in sheltered employment

William H. Button

Wage levels in sheltered employment

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Published by Regional Research Institute, SRS, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sheltered workshops.,
  • Handicapped -- Employment.,
  • Wages -- Handicapped.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William H. Button.
    SeriesResearch report series -- no. 1
    ContributionsCornell University Rehabilitation Research Institute., New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22363661M

    But when the wage standard is in effect determined by the sheltered industries there is a possibility of it being pushed too high, and this danger will remain with us unless the wage standard is directly related to the economic capacities of the export industries (Report of the Brigden Committee of Enquiry into the Australian Tariff, , p. ). Joint Position Statement of AAIDD and AUCD. Statement. Community living is a major focus of national policy and related litigation (e.g. the Americans with Disabilities Act in , the Supreme Court Olmstead v. L.C. decision in , Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act in and the Home and Community Based Services Final Rule in ). StateData: The National Report on Employment Services and Outcomes 9 Introduction “We have been prepared enough. Get us real jobs. Close sheltered workshops.” —Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered, Enabling people with disabilities to enter the labor market is a priority concern for federal and state policy makers. While most subminimum-wage individuals will be among our group with very low earnings, some of the very low earners will not pose the same challenge to ENs as those in sheltered employment, especially those with cognitive disabilities.


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