On September 29th, OFCCP Deputy Director Les Jin testified before a subcommittee focusing on federal contractors and subcontractors compliance and OFCCP enforcement of veterans regulations.

The testimony began with an outline of the OFCCP’s three priorities:

1. Strengthening enforcement,

“Director Shiu has worked with our Regional Directors to institute a new protocol that requires OFCCP compliance officers to go on-site to verify how contractors are treating protected veterans and people with disabilities, rather than simply accepting contractors’ self-reporting.”

“In FY 2010 we referred more than 34 cases to the Solicitor of Labor for litigation,