S. 804 (113th): Careers through Responsive, Efficient, and Effective Retraining Act

A bill to streamline and address overlap in the Federal workforce investment system, steer Federal training dollars toward skills needed by industry, establish incentives for accountability through a Pay for Performance pilot program, and provide new access to the National Directory of New Hires, to measure performance and better connect the unemployed to jobs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Rob” Portman

Junior Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2013
Length: 21 pages


Apr 24, 2013

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