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  • H.Amdt.31   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act in such a way that workers can be assured of obtaining jobs and building careers through strategic partnerships and that businesses are more easily enabled to identify and hire qualified personnel in order to further facilitate the economic recovery.
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 192 - 227 (Roll no. 73).
  • H.Amdt.30   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment requires that, if reports due to Congress which evaluate the programs that are covered by this legislation are not transmitted on or before the time period specified for that report, amounts authorized to be appropriated under this title shall be reduced by 10 percent for the next fiscal year and reduced by an additional 10 percent for each subsequent fiscal year until such report is transmitted to Congress.
    Sponsor: Rep. Garrett, Scott [R-NJ-5] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Garrett amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • H.Amdt.29   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Page 127, line 10, strike "There" and insert "(a) In General- There". Page 127, after line 13, insert the following: "(b) Sense of Congress Relating to Administrative Costs-***.
    Sponsor: Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 By unanimous consent, the Black amendment was withdrawn.
  • H.Amdt.28   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment changes the percentage of the authorized State Allotment funding set aside for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian employment and training grants by replacing a provision that limits the set aside to no more than 1 percent of total funding with a fixed 1 percent guarantee.
    Sponsor: Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Young (AK) amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • H.Amdt.27   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment advances manufacturing in the state and local plans sections to assist American Veterans in obtaining better job opportunities in that field.
    Sponsor: Rep. Gallego, Pete P. [D-TX-23] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Gallego amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • H.Amdt.26   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment provides an application process for local or regional boards to be designated as a local workforce investment area; authorizes GAO to complete two studies related to Workforce Investment Act programs and makes technical and clarifying changes.
    Sponsor: Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Foxx amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.