The Florida Statutes
The 2012 Florida Statutes
BLIND SERVICES PROGRAM
Division of Blind Services, legislative policy, intent; internal organizational structure and powers; Rehabilitation Council for the Blind.
Blind services direct-support organization.
State Board of Administration; authorization to invest division’s portfolio.
Confidential records disclosure prohibited; exemptions.
Community rehabilitation programs.
Products and services by blind persons; sale, exhibition regulated.
Products, purchase by state agencies and institutions.
Duties and powers of the department.
Procurement of services by agencies; authority of department.
Cooperation with department required; duties of state agencies.
Eligible blind persons; placement in vending facilities in public places.
Eligible blind persons; operation of vending stands.
Rights of an individual with a disability; use of a service animal; discrimination in public employment or housing accommodations; penalties.
Interference with or injury to a service animal; penalties; restitution.
Groups to recommend policies to improve access for individuals with disabilities.