Comments on Workforce Investment Act legislation

Date: 
June 28, 2013

Comments to Chairman Tom Harkin and other members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, and the Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety on the legislation to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act.  The comments suggest that:
The definition of “individuals with barriers to employment” should be expanded to include individuals preparing for nontraditional occupations.

Author(s): 
Legal Momentum, as part of NCWJJT and NCWGE