H.R. 2842: Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act

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 ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 23, 2017

This bill passed in the House on June 23, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Carlos Curbelo

Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2017
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 8, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jun 20, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 23, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2842 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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