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      house Committees
      House Committee on Education and the Workforce
    IntroducedNovember 18th, 2013

What is it?

This bill would provide grants to States for on-the-job training programs for adults in economically disadvantaged areas. The bill designates an "economically disadvantaged area" as any zip code in which the average median income is less than $40,000 a year, with "extremely economically disadvantaged areas" being zip codes with a median income under $32,000. 25% of grants funds would mandatorily go to zip codes designated as extremely disadvantaged. State and local boards would apply for these grants. 

Impact

The bill impacts on-the-job training programs in poor and very poor portions of the United States.

Cost

A CBO cost is currently unavailable.

AKA

Economic Recovery On-the-Job Training Act of 2013

Official Title

To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to provide grants to States for on-the-job training programs for adults in economically disadvantaged areas.

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