Join the WIOA Advisory Committee

September 26, 2014

The U.S. Department of Labor is seeking nominations for individuals to serve on the Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities.  The committee is mandated by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).  The purpose of the committee is to study and prepare findings, conclusions and recommendations for the Secretary of Labor on (1) ways to increase employment opportunities for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities or other individuals with significant disabilities in competitive, integrated employment; (2) use of the certificate program for subminimum wages; and (3) ways to improve oversight of the use of such certificates.  Nominations must be submitted by October 14, 2014.  See the complete Federal Register Notice for more information on how to make a nomination.