AN ACT TO REQUIRE THAT LOCAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARDS USE A COMPETITIVE ELECTION PROCESS TO AWARD ADULT AND DISLOCATED WORKER SERVICES PROVIDER CONTRACTS AUTHORIZED IN THE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT OF 1998 AND TO TRANSFER THE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE. Enacted July 23, 2013. Section 1 is effective July 23, 2013. Section 2 is effective January 1, 2014.
Bill Summaries: S73 LOCAL WORKFORCE DEV./DISLOCATED WORKERS.
Summary date: Jul 25 2013 - View Summary
Bill S 73 (2013-2014)Summary date: Jul 15 2013 - View Summary
House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes.
Adds a transfer of the functions, powers, duties, obligations, resources, and appropriations of the Apprenticeship Program and the Apprenticeship Council to the Department of Commerce as a Type I transfer. Repeals GS 143A-71 (which transferred the Council to the Department of Labor). Makes conforming changes throughout GS Chapter 94, by replacing references to Department of Commerce and Commissioner of Labor with the Department of Commerce and Secretary of Commerce. Effective January 1, 2014.
Makes conforming changes to the act's title.
Bill S 73 (2013-2014)Summary date: Feb 7 2013 - View Summary
Amends GS 143B-438.11(a) to provide as title indicates, and requires implementation of the competitive selection process by July 1, 2014.