H.R. 3715 (112th): Online Job Training Act of 2011

Introduced:
Dec 16, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Rush Holt
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 16, 2011
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 145 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 06, 2009

H.R. 114 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 03, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Dec 16, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 16, 2011
 
Full Title

To encourage online workforce training.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Higher Education and Workforce Training

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12/16/2011--Introduced.
Online Job Training Act of 2011 - Amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to require the Secretary of Labor to award National Online Workforce Training Grants for workforce training programs using distance-learning technologies, such as the Internet. Requires such grants to be awarded on a competitive basis to educational institutions, community-based organizations, nonprofit organizations, state or local boards, or units of general local government that provide online workforce training.
Directs the Secretary to award one grant to an eligible postsecondary educational institution to: (1) provide technical assistance to entities that receive grants, (2) collect and nationally disseminate the data gathered by entities that receive grants, and (3) disseminate best practices.

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