One Hundred Fifteenth Congress of the United States of America
At the First Session
Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the third day of January, two thousand and seventeen
H. R. 3949
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the designation of State approving agencies for multi-State apprenticeship programs for purposes of the educational assistance programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
This Act may be cited as the
Veterans Apprenticeship and Labor Opportunity Reform Act or the
Designation of State approving agencies for multi-State apprenticeship programs
Paragraph (1) of subsection (c) of section 3672 of title 38, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:
The State approving agency for a multi-State apprenticeship program is—
for purposes of approval of the program, the State approving agency for the State in which the headquarters of the apprenticeship program is located; and
for all other purposes, the State approving agency for the State in which the apprenticeship program takes place.
In this paragraph, the term
multi-State apprenticeship program means a non-Federal apprenticeship program operating in more than one State that meets the minimum national program standards, as developed by the Department of Labor.
Elimination of certain certification requirement for assistance for apprenticeship and other on-job training
Section 3680(c) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking
shall have received— and all that follows through
person's certificate, and inserting
receives from the training establishment a certification.
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.