- Skills training;
- Opportunities for apprenticeship placements;
- Opportunities for internship placements;
- Opportunities for work placements with businesses or other organizations; and
- Support services.
The department is required to develop a grant program so that workforce centers may apply for money to administer the program. Money for the internships and apprenticeships may come from the employer, federal money, and grant money through the general fund. The bill outlines specific requirements that workforce centers must meet in order to participate in the grant program.
$500,000 is appropriated from the marijuana tax cash fund to the department for use by the division of employment and training to implement the program.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)