H.R. 2611 (112th): Promoting Partnerships to Transform Opportunities Act

Introduced:
Jul 21, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Raúl Grijalva
Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 21, 2011
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 546 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 06, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 21, 2011
Referred to Committee Jul 21, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to prepare individuals with multiple barriers to employment to enter the workforce by providing such individuals with support services, job training, and education, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Higher Education and Workforce Training

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7/21/2011--Introduced.
Promoting Partnerships to Transform Opportunities Act - Amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to direct the Secretary of Labor to make competitive grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with, nonprofit organizations in partnership with one or more minority-serving institutions to provide support services, job training, and education to individuals with multiple barriers to employment, especially underrepresented minorities, to help prepare them to enter the workforce.
Requires such nonprofit organizations to submit a program plan to the Secretary in order to receive a grant or enter into such a contract or cooperative agreement.

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