In this manual, references to DARS now refer to TWC. The manual includes both links to public content and links to content available only to staff.

VR 2006 Revision Log

Revision Logs: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

April 2006

Chapter 4: Planning

4.3 Individualized Plan for Employment, deleted Prohibition subsection.

Chapter 29: Self-Employment

29.4.2 Business Venture Requirements and Review, revised requirements.

Chapter 34: Transportation

34.1 Definition, revised transportation definition.

Chapter 37: Vocational Rehabilitation Teacher

37.4 Consumer Referral Process, revised referral policy and procedure.

Chapter 41: Required Approvals and/or Consultations

Chapter 41 restored.

July 2006

Chapter 6: Academic Training

6.1.10 Questionable Academic Performance, to clarify policy on progress in remedial courses.

Chapter 16: Job Coach Services

16.6 Purchase Procedures, for minor technical change.

Chapter 33: Transition Services

33.10.2 World of Work, to clarify procedures related to TWorks coding.

Chapter 38: Closure

38.1.1 Reasons for Case Closure, to clarify closure reasons.

Chapter 40: Case Management

40.2.1 Guidelines on Use of Two-Sided or Six-Sided Case Folders, to reflect use of electronic case folder.

September 2006

Chapter 2: Intake

September 2006 Mark-up

Chapter 3: Eligibility

3.9.4 Employment Eligibility Verification Documents, updated to rename section and clarify identification verification requirements.

October 2006

Affected chapters revised to add numbers and names of DARS-wide forms published in conjunction with Business Procedures Manual Chapter 20: Confidentiality and Use of Consumer Records and Information, and continued use of equivalent DBS forms available only in TWorks.

Chapter 1: Protection of Legal Rights

The following sections were deleted and replaced by links to the new DARS Business Procedures Manual Chapter 20: Confidentiality and Use of Consumer Records and Information:

1.10.2 Notification of Applicant/Consumer Rights and the Appeal Procedures, for minor updates related to the documentation of the provision of the "Your Rights" brochure information to the consumer.

October 2006 Ch. 1 Mark-up

Chapter 6: Academic Training

6.1 Overview, to clarify provision of support services.

October 2006 Ch. 6 Mark-up