ERIC Number: ED342927
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Transition Assistance Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Education, Training, and Employment of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session (July 18, 1991 and July 25, 1991).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
This document records oral and written testimony from witnesses at a congressional hearing on the implementation of the Transition Assistance Program, designed to help veterans make the transition to civilian life. Witnesses included the assistant secretary of labor for veterans' affairs, assistant secretaries of various branches of the armed services, three congressional representatives, and several officers of veterans' organizations. During the testimony, witnesses stated that about 330,000 military service veterans passed through the Transition Assistance Program. They also outlined employment and job placement services that have been set up through the program. A list of training programs and their purposes is included. Also included is a large quantity of material submitted for the record consisting of written committee questions and their responses from the various government departments and other organizations involved. (KC)
Descriptors: Education Work Relationship, Employment Services, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Hearings, Job Placement, Job Training, Military Personnel, Military Training, Postsecondary Education, Retraining, Veterans, Veterans Education
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.