ERIC Number: ED418316
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Workforce Investment Partnership Act of 1997. Report Together with Additional Views To Accompany S.1186. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources, 105th Congress, 1st Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This report recommends passage of the Workforce Investment Partnership Act of 1997. It describes this bill as one that streamlines the current federal job training system, making it more user-friendly, and consolidates the numerous federal job training programs, eliminating confusing and redundant mandates and creating integrated statewide work force development systems. Nine sections are included: (1) background and need for the legislation; (2) history of the legislation and votes in committee; (3) committee views; (4) cost estimate; (5) regulatory impact statement; (6) application of the law to the legislative branch; (7) section-by-section analysis; (8) additional views; and (9) changes in existing law. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accountability, Adult Education, Costs, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Federal Regulation, Federal State Relationship, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Regulation, States Powers, Vocational Education
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.