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Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Employment Program (Fostering Employment Act of 2018)

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In the Senate - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Fostering Employment Program to provide employment opportunities for certain foster care recipients and unaccompanied homeless youth through training leading to certain credentials; requiring the Department of Human Services, in coordination with the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, to develop and implement the Program and coordinate with local departments of social services and local workforce development boards; establishing certain eligibility requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Salling, and Serafini
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0431
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Social Services - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Apprentices
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Foster Care
Human Services, Department of
Indigent Persons
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Human Services
(4-101, 4-305)

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February 17, 2018 12:15 P.M.