State and Local Government News

Maryland State Disabilities Plan for 2020-2023

Governor Larry Hogan, in conjunction with the Maryland Department of Disabilities, announced the release of the new Maryland State Disabilities Plan, a roadmap for changing the lives of Marylanders with disabilities for the better.

Virginia Human Rights Act: Reasonable Accommodations for Disability

The Virginia Attorney General's Office of Civil Rights issued an information sheet on updated requirements regarding reasonable accommodation for employees with disabilities. Effective July 1, 2021, employers with more than five employees must provide reasonable accommodations to qualified workers with disabilities.