A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to develop a strategy report to address the skills gap by providing recommendations to increase on-the-job training and apprenticeship opportunities, increase employer participation in education and workforce training, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Indiana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 30, 2013
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on October 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Oct 30, 2013
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S. 1619 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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