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Division Policy 2.12

SUBJECT

Social Security Numbers

EFFECTIVE DATE

July 9, 2003

REVIEW DATE

January 18, 2013

EXPIRATION DATE

This policy will be reviewed and updated as needed.

PURPOSE

To establish guidelines for entering the vocational rehabilitation program based on the goal of employment.

AUTHORITY

34 CFR 361.42

POLICY

The Florida Division of Blind Services requires that individuals possess a Social Security number or a valid Green Card to enter into the vocational rehabilitation program based on the goal of the program which is employment. Rehabilitation Specialists are responsible for providing guidance to individuals in obtaining the documentation required to enter the program.

Original signed by Joyce Hildreth, Director, on October 14, 2009.