29 U.S. Code § 49f - Percentage disposition of allotted funds
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(a) Use of 90 percent of funds allotted
Ninety percent of the sums allotted to each State pursuant to section 49e of this title may be used—
(1) for job search and placement services to job seekers including counseling, testing, occupational and labor market information, assessment, and referral to employers;
(3) for any of the following activities:
(B) developing linkages between services funded under this chapter and related Federal or State legislation, including the provision of labor exchange services at education sites;
(C) providing services for workers who have received notice of permanent layoff or impending layoff, or workers in occupations which are experiencing limited demand due to technological change, impact of imports, or plant closures;
(b) Use of 10 percent of funds allotted
Ten percent of the sums allotted to each State pursuant to section 49e of this title shall be reserved for use in accordance with this subsection by the Governor of each such State to provide—
(1) performance incentives for public employment service offices and programs, consistent with performance standards established by the Secretary, taking into account direct or indirect placements (including those resulting from self-directed job search or group job search activities assisted by such offices or programs), wages on entered employment, retention, and other appropriate factors;
(2) services for groups with special needs, carried out pursuant to joint agreements between the employment service and the appropriate local workforce investment board and chief elected official or officials or other public agencies or private nonprofit organizations; and
(c) Joint funding
(1) Funds made available to States under this section may be used to provide additional funds under an applicable program if—
(A) such program otherwise meets the requirements of this chapter and the requirements of the applicable program;
(C) such program provides services in a coordinated manner with services provided under this chapter; and
(d) Performance of services and activities under contract
In addition to the services and activities otherwise authorized by this chapter, the Secretary or any State agency designated under this chapter may perform such other services and activities as shall be specified in contracts for payment or reimbursement of the costs thereof made with the Secretary or with any Federal, State, or local public agency, or administrative entity under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, or private nonprofit organization.
(e) Provision of services as part of one-stop delivery system
All job search, placement, recruitment, labor employment statistics, and other labor exchange services authorized under subsection (a) of this section shall be provided, consistent with the other requirements of this chapter, as part of the one-stop delivery system established by the State.
Source(June 6, 1933, ch. 49, § 7, as added Pub. L. 97–300, title VI, § 601(c), formerly title V, § 501(c),Oct. 13, 1982, 96 Stat. 1394; renumbered title VI, § 601(c),Pub. L. 100–628, title VII, § 712(a)(1), (2),Nov. 7, 1988, 102 Stat. 3248; amended Pub. L. 101–392, § 5(b),Sept. 25, 1990, 104 Stat. 759; Pub. L. 105–220, title III, §§ 305, 310,Aug. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1081, 1086.)
References in Text
The Workforce Investment Act of 1998, referred to in subsecs. (c)(2) and (d), is Pub. L. 105–220, Aug. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 936, as amended. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 9201 of Title 20, Education, and Tables.
A prior section 49f, act June 6, 1933, ch. 49, § 7,48 Stat. 115, related to ascertainment of amounts due to States, and certification to the Secretary of the Treasury, prior to repeal by act Sept. 8, 1950, ch. 933, § 3,64 Stat. 823.
1998—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 105–220, § 305(1), substituted “local workforce investment board” for “private industry council”.
Subsec. (c)(2). Pub. L. 105–220, § 305(2), substituted “any workforce investment activity carried out under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.” for “any program under any of the following provisions of law:
“(A) The Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act.
“(B) Section 123, title II, and title III of the Job Training Partnership Act.”
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 105–220, § 310, substituted “Secretary or with” for “Secretary of Labor or with”.
Pub. L. 105–220, § 305(3), substituted “Secretary or any State” for “United States Employment Service or any State” and “Workforce Investment Act of 1998” for “Job Training Partnership Act”.
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 105–220, § 305(4), added subsec. (e).
1990—Subsecs. (c), (d). Pub. L. 101–392added subsec. (c) and redesignated former subsec. (c) as (d).
Effective Date of 1998 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 105–220effective July 1, 1999, see section 311 ofPub. L. 105–220, set out as a note under section 49a of this title.
Effective Date of 1990 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 101–392effective July 1, 1991, see section 702(a) ofPub. L. 101–392, set out as an Effective Date note under section 3423a of Title 20, Education.
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