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Align With Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act

Concerning the alignment of the Colorado statutes with the federal "Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act" through the "Colorado Career Advancement Act".
2016 Regular Session
Labor & Employment
Bill Summary

The act changes the title of the 'Colorado Work Force Investment Act' to the 'Colorado Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act' and aligns the current state statute with the federal 'Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act' (federal act).

The act updates the language of the 'Colorado Work Force Investment Act' to comport with the federal act. It also clarifies the roles that specific entities within Colorado play in workforce development programs. It removes inconsistencies and requirements that existed in state law but can no longer apply due to the changes in federal law.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details