5116.10 Participants.

(A) Each work-eligible individual shall participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program as a condition of participating in Ohio works first if the individual is at least fourteen but not more than twenty-four years of age.

(B) Each individual who is an in-school youth or out-of-school youth shall participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program as a condition of enrollment in workforce development activities funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

(C) Each individual who is a member of a group, if any, specified in rules adopted under section 5116.06 of the Revised Code as an additional mandatory participation group shall participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program if funds are available for the group under the TANF block grant or the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

(D) Any Ohio works first participant who is not a work-eligible individual may volunteer to participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program if the participant is at least fourteen but not more than twenty-four years of age.

(E) Any individual receiving benefits and services under the prevention, retention, and contingency program may volunteer to participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program if the individual is at least fourteen but not more than twenty-four years of age.

(F) Any individual who is a member of a group, if any, specified in rules adopted under section 5116.06 of the Revised Code as a voluntary participation group may volunteer to participate in the comprehensive case management and employment program if funds are available for the group under the TANF block grant or the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

Added by 132nd General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 49, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2017.