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Discusses the history of the Social Security Administration’s Vocational Rehabilitation and describes the intents and functioning of the Ticket to Work and work Incentives Improvement Act of 1999. This publication is based on federal Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) laws, regulations and policy. Following Sections I and II pertaining to historical context and evolution of SSA and the Ticket, information presented regarding the operations and structure of the Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program is based exclusively on the new 2008 regulations.


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Golden, T., Lopez-Soto, E., & Sheldon, J (2009). The “new” ticket to work and self-sufficiency program: Enhancing economic self-sufficiency of beneficiaries through work opportunities and public/private partnership (NY Makes Work Pay Policy to Practice Brief #4). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Employment and Disability Institute.

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