CHAPTER 63 - SERVICES FOR THE BLIND

 

SUBCHAPTER 63A - ORGANIZATION

 

SECTION .0100 - RIGHTS

 

10A ncac 63a .0101       NON-DISCRIMINATION 

No individual seeking or receiving services through any program administered by the Division of Services for the Blind shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, national origin, gender, religion, or disabling condition.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-157;

Eff. August 1, 2002.

SECTION .0200 - DEFINITIONS

 

10A ncac 63a .0201       DEFINITIONS

The following definitions apply throughout this Chapter.  Where there are definitions that apply to only one program, they will be identified in the appropriate Subchapter.

(1)           "Blind" is defined in G.S. 111-11(1).

(2)           "Visually Impaired" is defined in G.S. 111-11(2).

(3)           "Division" means the Division of Services for the Blind.

(4)           "Consumer" means an individual who is seeking, is receiving, or has received services from at least one of the Division programs.

(5)           "Agency" means the Division of Services for the Blind.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 111-11; 143B-157; 143B-158; 143B-159; 143B-160;

Eff. August 1, 2002;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. November 23, 2015.