About the bill
H.R. 2842 connects low-income Americans looking for work with employers looking to fill job openings, including through apprenticeships and other forms of on-the-job training. Specifically, the legislation provides funding for states to subsidize employment for a limited time for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) recipients to provide work experience in exchange for benefits. The bill reserves $100 million from the FY18 TANF Contingency Fund to test whether states subsidizing the wage of TANF recipients can be an effective means of helping them enter and remain in the workforce ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2017
Length: 10 pages
H.R. 2842 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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