Nebraska Combined State Plan - Notice of Public Comment Period

The Nebraska Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, and Labor and the Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired are releasing a draft of the Combined State Plan in compliance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

On January 30, 2020, the Nebraska Combined State Plan was posted for public comment.

The draft is accessible online at :

NCBVI’s portion of the Plan begins on page 232.  NCBVI does not have many changes.  The main change is that NCBVI will be going off Order of Selection. 

Comments on the Combined State Plan may be submitted by email to during the 30-day period beginning January 30, 2020 and ending February 29, 2020.  Comments may also be submitted during a public hearing, which will be held on February 10, 2020 at 2p CST at the Nebraska VR, 3901 North 27 Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.  This hearing will be broadcasted simultaneously at Nebraska VR locations across the state through interactive video conferencing. 

Legal notice of publication has been posted in major newspapers across Nebraska.