RONEN, KRAUSE, WOOD AND KENNER.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Illinois Youthbuild Act to be administered by the
Department of Children and Family Services. Provides disadvantaged
youth age 16 to 24, who meet certain criteria, with opportunities for
employment, education, leadership development, entrepreneurial skills
development, and training in the construction or rehabilitation of
housing for special need populations, very low-income households, or
low-income households. Establishes requirements for Youthbuild
programs, eligible activities, entities eligible to administer a
Youthbuild program, and grant applications to administer a Youthbuild
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Changes the administration of the Youthbuild Program from the
Department of Children and Family Services to the Department of Human
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Public Aid)
Although the language is permissive, estimated FY98 annual cost
per person would be $2,440 for 40 hours per month experiential
training and minimum wage.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0247
Last action date: 97-07-29
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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