State Policies

Oregon State Policies

Oregon Commission for the Blind (OCB) 

Policy Summary on Self-Employment:

The Oregon Commission for the Blind (OCB) includes self-employment on their list of employment options/outcomes. Additionally, Oregon law 346.110 says that the Commission shall maintain a program of vocational rehabilitation services. One objective of the program is to establish small business enterprises in which Oregonians who experience vision loss can work and thrive. 

https://www.oregon.gov/blind/livingwithvisionloss/SiteAssets/Pages/Vocational-Rehabilitation/VR%20rack%20card%202021.pdf 

https://oregon.public.law/statutes/ors_346.110 

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