Bill Status of HB3419 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: STATE JOBS GUARANTEE
Rep. Mary E. Flowers
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the State Jobs Guarantee Act. Provides that the Department of Labor shall establish a program to provide competitive grants to eligible political subdivisions that have an unemployment rate that is not less than 150% of the national unemployment rate to establish programs to ensure that any individual within the area served by the entity that applies for a job through the program will be provided with employment as provided in this Act. Provides that the grant shall have a duration of 3 years and be used to provide jobs to persons who are 18 year of age or older. Establishes wage and benefit requirements. Creates the Job Guarantee Program Fund, a special fund in the State treasury, to hold moneys appropriated to the fund and interest earned. Imposes reporting and auditing requirements. Defines terms.