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H.R. 2105: TRADES Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 19, 2021 (Introduced).


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117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2105

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 19, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Baird, Mr. Joyce of Pennsylvania, Mr. Issa, and Mr. Weber of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL

To provide that certain regulations shall have the force and effect of enacted law.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Teach Relevant Apprenticeships to Drive Economic Success Act or the TRADES Act.

2.

Legal effect

(a)

In general

The provisions of part 29 of title 29, Code of Federal Regulations, relating to industry-recognized apprenticeship programs, as amended by the final regulations entitled Apprenticeship Programs, Labor Standards for Registration, Amendment of Regulations published by the Department of Labor in the Federal Register on March 11, 2020 (85 Fed. Reg. 14294 et seq.) shall have the force and effect of enacted law.

(b)

Funding

Amounts appropriated to carry out the Act of August 16, 1937 (commonly known as the National Apprenticeship Act; 50 Stat. 664, chapter 663; 29 U.S.C. 50 et seq.) shall also be made available to carry out the provisions described in subsection (a).