42 U.S. Code § 12655m - Joint programs

(a) Development
The Corporation may develop, in cooperation with the heads of other Federal agencies, regulations designed to permit, where appropriate, joint programs in which activities supported with assistance made available under this division are coordinated with activities supported with assistance made available under programs administered by the heads of such agencies (including title I of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 [29 U.S.C. 2801 et seq.]).
(b) Standards
Regulations promulgated under subsection (a) of this section shall establish standards for the approval of joint programs that meet both the purposes of this subchapter and the purposes of such statutes under which assistance is made available to support such projects.
(c) Operation of management agreements
Program agencies may enter into contracts and other appropriate arrangements with local government agencies and nonprofit organizations for the operation or management of any projects or facilities under the program.
(d) Coordination
The Corporation and program agencies carrying out programs under this division shall coordinate the programs with related Federal, State, local, and private activities.


(Pub. L. 101–610, title I, § 199L, formerly § 134,Nov. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 3148; renumbered § 199N, renumbered § 199L, and amended Pub. L. 103–82, title I, § 101(a), (e)(1), (8)(B),Sept. 21, 1993, 107 Stat. 788, 815, 816; Pub. L. 105–277, div. A, § 101(f) [title VIII, § 405(d)(42)(C), (f)(33)(B)], Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681–337, 2681–428, 2681–434.)
References in Text

The Workforce Investment Act of 1998, referred to in subsec. (a), is Pub. L. 105–220, Aug. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 936, as amended. Title I of the Act is classified principally to chapter 30 (§ 2801 et seq.) of Title 29, Labor. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 9201 of Title 20, Education, and Tables.

Section was formerly classified to section 12554 of this title prior to renumbering by Pub. L. 103–82, § 101(a).
Prior Provisions

A prior section 199L ofPub. L. 101–610was classified to section 12655k of this title prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–82, § 101(e)(8)(A).

1998—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 105–277, § 101(f) [title VIII, § 405(f)(33)(B)], struck out “the Job Training Partnership Act and” after “(including”.
Pub. L. 105–277, § 101(f) [title VIII, § 405(d)(42)(C)], substituted “the Job Training Partnership Act and title I of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998” for “the Job Training Partnership Act (29 U.S.C. 1501 et seq.)”.
1993—Subsecs. (a), (d). Pub. L. 103–82, § 101(e)(1), substituted “Corporation” for “Commission”.
Effective Date of 1998 Amendment

Amendment by section 101 (f) [title VIII, § 405(d)(42)(C)] of Pub. L. 105–277effective Oct. 21, 1998, and amendment by section 101 (f) [title VIII, § 405(f)(33)(B)] of Pub. L. 105–277effective July 1, 2000, see section 101 (f) [title VIII, § 405(g)(1), (2)(B)] of Pub. L. 105–277, set out as a note under section 3502 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Effective Date of 1993 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 103–82effective Oct. 1, 1993, see section 123 ofPub. L. 103–82, set out as a note under section 1701 of Title 16, Conservation.


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