H.R. 6427 (112th): Capitalizing Workforce Development Act of 2012

Sep 14, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Adam Smith
Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district
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Sep 14, 2012
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This bill was introduced on September 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Sep 14, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 14, 2012
Full Title

To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to create a competitive self-sustainable social services grant program to provide workforce development opportunities and training to people with barriers to employment under the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families, and for other purposes.


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Capitalizing Workforce Development Act of 2012 - Amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award competitive grants to support the purchase, renovation, construction, or lease and improvement of real property to be used by qualified self-sustaining job programs that provide job training, job placement, or other employment-related services to individuals with employment challenges.

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