HR 2226

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2226

To increase access to adult education to provide for economic growth.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 16, 2011

Mr. HINOJOSA (for himself, Mr. FATTAH, Mr. REYES, Mrs. NAPOLITANO, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. POLIS, Mr. SCOTT of Virginia, Mr. DAVIS of Illinois, Mr. HONDA, and Ms. CLARKE of New York) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To increase access to adult education to provide for economic growth.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. PURPOSES.

TITLE I--WORKFORCE INVESTMENT SYSTEMS

SEC. 101. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 102. PURPOSE.

SEC. 103. STATE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARDS.

SEC. 104. STATE PLAN.

SEC. 105. LOCAL WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARDS.

SEC. 106. LOCAL PLAN.

SEC. 107. USE OF FUNDS FOR YOUTH ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 108. USE OF FUNDS FOR EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 109. PERFORMANCE ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.

SEC. 110. DEMONSTRATION AND PILOT PROJECTS.

TITLE II--ADULT EDUCATION, LITERACY, AND WORKPLACE SKILLS

SEC. 201. PURPOSE.

SEC. 202. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 203. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

`SEC. 205. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

SEC. 204. RESERVATION OF FUNDS; GRANTS TO ELIGIBLE AGENCIES; ALLOTMENTS.

SEC. 205. PERFORMANCE ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM.

SEC. 206. STATE DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDS; MATCHING REQUIREMENT.

SEC. 207. STATE LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 208. STATE PLAN.

SEC. 209. PROGRAMS FOR CORRECTIONS EDUCATION AND OTHER INSTITUTIONALIZED INDIVIDUALS.

SEC. 210. GRANTS AND CONTRACTS FOR ELIGIBLE PROVIDERS.

SEC. 211. LOCAL APPLICATION.

SEC. 212. ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS.

SEC. 213. NATIONAL CENTER FOR ADULT EDUCATION, LITERACY, AND WORKPLACE SKILLS.

SEC. 214. NATIONAL LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES.

`SEC. 243. NATIONAL LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 215. INTEGRATED ENGLISH LITERACY AND CIVICS EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

`SEC. 244. INTEGRATED ENGLISH LITERACY AND CIVICS EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

TITLE III--21ST CENTURY TECHNOLOGY AND SKILLS FOR ADULT LEARNERS

SEC. 301. PURPOSES.

SEC. 302. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 303. RESERVATION OF FUNDS AND ALLOTMENTS.

SEC. 304. GRANTS TO ELIGIBLE AGENCIES.

SEC. 305. GRANTS AND CONTRACTS TO ELIGIBLE PROVIDERS.

SEC. 306. NATIONAL ADULT LEARNING AND TECHNOLOGY RESOURCE CENTER.

SEC. 307. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

TITLE IV--RESEARCH IN ADULT EDUCATION

SEC. 401. RESEARCH IN ADULT EDUCATION.

TITLE V--EMPLOYER INCENTIVES

SEC. 501. CREDIT FOR EMPLOYER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

`SEC. 45S. CREDIT FOR EMPLOYER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

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